It has been close to 25 years since I have been part of an organized sports team. Now as a parent going through organized sports, I often tell my kids to be a good teammate. In hindsight, I found that I wasn’t sure that my kids truly understood what it all takes to be a good teammate. The concept of teamwork and being a great team player we all know reaches far beyond sports. Most people work in some sort of team environment. I found this great article by Joel Garfinkle that shares five qualities, "...that make a good team player great:
It was a great refresher to not only share with my children, but for myself as well. Thanks for reading!