Here is some surprising research on teamwork. It’s called the marshmallow challenge. Teams are tasked with taking 20 pieces of dry spaghetti, one yard of tape, one yard of string and a marshmallow and building the tallest structure they can with the marshmallow on top. Find out why kindergartners outperform recent business graduates. Very interesting video. Maybe it is a challenge you might consider creating for your team?
What does this say about teamwork? What does this say about incentivizing teams? Let’s discuss. Please comment below.