Perspectives: Field Notes

Make Your Team More Effective

Include greater diversity and encourage the voicing of varying views

By Dirk Willard, Contributing Editor
Apr 6, 2015

“The definition of stupidity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result.” That famous statement, which has been attributed to Albert Einstein and Benjamin Franklin among others, seems to me to summarize what we see in most teams. If you put the same five people (often, all middle-aged white guys) in a room, can you really expect originality?

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