Sometimes the best man for the job is not the best man

Ideally you want your people to all get along, and to share values like kindness, generosity, and friendliness.

But sometimes competence trumps the ideal world.

Sometimes you have to choose an asshole as your point-man, to get the job done.

It will mess up your team dynamics, but if you don’t get the job done, you’ll fail.

Sometimes the best man for the job is not the best man.

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