Teamwork and collaboration have become ubiquitous in the workplace over the past few decades with most employees now regularly collaborating with colleagues on projects large and small.
Donald Miller suggests that the first step in successful team leadership is to invite the team members into a story in order to create a compelling mission that they can be a part of. People are naturally drawn to be part of a team with a serious and important mission and the best leaders are those who share a story or a vision that excites and energises their team. When team members understand and embrace their mission, there is no limit to what they can achieve.
Have you thought about your team’s mission and have you invited your people to play their part in the story?