Everyone in business talks about team building. Well maybe not everyone but at one time that was the big buzzword. Having actually been in business, I haven’t see much of this. My experience is in consulting and the only time there is any type of team building is when there is a lot of work and money is flush. Ahh, but you can always have more money and more work. So you keep pushing, keep selling. Then there are the lean times. The good firms keep their people as long as they can through these times. The bad ones cut staff at the first sign of trouble. Team building. What is that the young engineers ask.
Here are some Japanese sayings relating to team building.