Ever had the feeling that everyone has read a book except you?
That’s what happened to me when The Five Dysfunctions of a Team* hit the shelves, years ago. Colleagues and clients kept making reference to the model and I wasn’t tracking. I finally picked up the book (partially out of frustration) and dug in.
It became an immeidate favorite and I’ve recommended it countless times since. Like many of you, I went on to read subsequent books by Patrick Lencioni, finding them all useful and meaningful.
When I heard that a few of our Academy members speaking highly of The Ideal Team Player*, I knew it was time to invite Pat on the show. This week, he joined me to discuss the three virtues he both uses and teaches — and how to recruit and hire people who are humble, hungry, and smart.
Who do you know that’s getting ready to recruit and hire? Pass this episode along — it’s a must-listen for them.Read More