It isn’t enough just to hire the best. If you want to boost the productivity of your organization’s human capital, you also have to deploy those high performers effectively — put them to work so they can deliver the results they’re capable of. One of the most effective methods of deployment I’ve seen is to create all-star teams. Teams like these are a kind of Force Multiplier: if you group (say) three individuals from your list of A players into a team, you’ll typically get more than three times the output.
Author: Michael C. Mankins
Source: “Harvard Business Review”
Subjects: Human Resources, Organizational Behavior