Today’s link provide some amazing metrics and studies involving project teams that are in it for the long haul. Whether you are talking about your favorite sports team, church small group, or even your own family: people that do work or life together for a long time are going to be better at whatever they are working towards.
Unfortunately, the reality of today’s IT landscape is teams don’t get to stay exactly the way they are for very long.
As much as I have experience that, though, there are many companies that managed to not only keep some semblance of continuity with their teams, but manage to hold onto employees as well.
I just don’t know how much that happens anymore. How long do teams stay together on one project at your place of work?