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Tom Wujec - Build a Tower, Build a Team



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This week’s Fierce resource was originally published on and provides one activity that will uncover everything that is holding your team back.

In theory, teamwork should bring organizations together, produce better results, and increase organizational adaptability. But in reality, most team projects start with individuals jockeying for power. And that’s where the team dynamic needs to shift. In his 2010 TedTalk: Build a Tower, Build a Team, Tom Wujec shared that we all need to stop trying to be the CEO of ‘X’ project.

Can your team handle the marshmallow challenge?

Read the complete transcript here.


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