For anyone who wants to understand how you build high performing teams this is a must read book.  Interesting enough all the sporting gold mines are teams built on hunger and poor amenities.  It points out:

  • the magic of the first 10,000 of practice being achieved ASAP
  • great teams practice more
  • providing comforts and great facilities maybe counter productive

Written by Rasmus Ankersen and accessible through this link.  I will be writing a more complete summary of the lessons for businesses in an article this year.