Many people far more experienced and distinguished than me have spoken on the pros and cons, the joys and pains of teamwork. Sometimes, it is exhilarating and we may even end up striking great friendships. But all of us who have been through the trajectory of group assignments in school and college to teams for projects in the professional domain have our own personal horror stories as well. Of that one person who didn’t ….. Of the one team which wouldn’t….
Lately, I have been working very closely with a team on some research studies. It has, undoubtedly, been enriching and amazing. It has also provided me insight into the transient and interchangeable nature of ‘joy’ and ‘pain’. Well…decide for yourself!
Constant travelling Enjoyable road trips Hours together in cramped spaces
New experiences Wow! This music is good Seriously dude! You listen to this?
Working together Learning from others This is so unplanned!
sometimes in a and on the move
Dividing work Capitalising knowledge You think this is all I can do?
responsibilities and skills
Blurring of Knowing each other I need to know about your family-why?
personal and well, Stepping in to And your digestive system – WHY?
professional support when needed