Better People make Better Teams
Strong work ethic with humility is a foundation that can withstand and outlast anything built upon it. Nothing is too big or unachievable if the individuals are willing to do the work and realise that collective effort is more important than individual brilliance.
It is how teams lose and bounce back to win championships.
It is how below average teams win championships.
If you believe in character, and you invest in your culture, and understand that getting the mix right is more important than the best talent, then the score will take care of itself.
Character and teamwork mutate into something bigger than the parts. And those journeys are a lot more fulfilling than underachieving, talented teams.