Many years of research have highlighted four essential qualities of great teams, say Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton on Forbes.com.
The authors explain: "For the past few decades we have buried ourselves in research into the drivers of human performance. Growing out of that research, our latest book, The Orange Revolution, includes the results of a 350,000-person study that measured the characteristics of extremely productive teams."
Gostick and Elton say their findings might change the way you lead or participate on your work teams. The four essential qualities are as follows: