This is a brilliant connection! Hadn’t thought of that but it totally makes sense! Similar to another comment earlier — I wonder if there is a baseline level of technical skill or proficiency that is required in order for this “higher order” characteristic to come out. Thinking about a sports team — even the team without the roster of all-starts has a relatively high level of skill compared to others. Therefore their teamwork can give them the edge. Similar perhaps to what Daniel Pink notes — that once salary as a concern is taken off the table — the other motivators are allowed to shine through. Thanks for getting me thinking about this.

Dad, husband, thinker, writer, exerciser. “It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” — Dumbledore

Dad, husband, thinker, writer, exerciser. “It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” — Dumbledore