Stacking the Deck

Team resilience lies in playing the game, not just the hand

Z. Bryant
Z. Bryant
Aug 4, 2020 · 5 min read
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I have the privilege of leading a small team of humans who design stuff for a living. Over the past few years, our company has moved increasingly toward a “team of teams” model, where our organizational design is expressed through delegation and inverted authority structures. In short: lead where you are and try not to meddle. The…