Teams Not Working Together Quotes by John Katzenbach, Robert Bales, Andrew Carnegie, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Benjamin Franklin, Chris Bradford and many others.
A demanding performance challenge tends to create a team.
Effective teamwork will not take the place of knowing how to do the job or how to manage the work. Poor teamwork, however, can prevent effective final performance. And it can also prevent team members from gaining satisfaction in being a member of a team and the organization.
Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision.
One man cannot make a team.
We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.
Only by binding together as a single force will we remain strong and unconquerable.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
Strategy is not a solo sport, even if you’re the CEO.
One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.
What we need to do is learn to work in the system, by which I mean that everybody, every team, every platform, every division, every component is there not for individual competitive profit or recognition, but for contribution to the system as a whole on a win-win basis.
If you can laugh together, you can work together.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Great teams do not hold back with one another. They are unafraid to air their dirty laundry. They admit their mistakes, their weaknesses, and their concerns without fear of reprisal.
The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.
I am a member of a team, and I rely on the team, I defer to it and sacrifice for it, because the team, not the individual, is the ultimate champion.
The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club won’t be worth a dime.
Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it. No destructive lies. No ridiculous fears. No debilitating anger.