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Cave man food (but hipster sandwiches are good, too).

Great teams eat together. You know, like cave men did.

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Published in: Kevin M. Kniffin; Brian Wansink; Carol M. Devine; Jeffery Sobal; Human Performance 2015, 28, 281–306.
  • Creating an environment where everybody talks and listens in equal measure (ie, not just the leaders are doing the talking).
  • Social time together accounts for more than 50% of the variance between high-performing and low-performing teams.
  • High performing teams tend to easily spread ideas around amongst themselves.
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Every day, in all of our offices, we have lunch brought into the conference rooms.

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I’m a Silicon Valley guy. I teach entrepreneurship at Stanford, coach startup CEO’s at Miller Center, and run the 4thly Startup Accelerator. Also, I love tacos.

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