January 27, 2018 Daily Post
“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller
This quote gets misinterpreted a lot.
And passionate, talented teams are a big offender.
There’s a temptation to interpret “we can do so much” as _“let’s try to do everything at once.” _Trading the chisel for another hammer dilutes the precision and commitment to good work.
Let’s use Helen’s quote as a call to the clinical, radical focusing of meaningful team work.