Effective collaboration achieves what no single team member can on her own. As business magnate Richard Branson said, “A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.” The best collaborations do this—optimize each person’s skills by utilizing sug... (more) In a past blog, “7 Ways to Get Your Team Members More Engaged,” one key suggestion was to focus on and develop employees’ strengths. I was asked a follow-up question on how to do this. Here, I’ll talk about how project managers and team leaders can build on their team members’ strengths.
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