I think this web log was worth passing along because the author reveals personal insights about working with others and what it takes to have a strong team.

SUMMARY: My July has been booked by a video game-related project, and I was recently on-site at the company to get up to speed with their development process. I rediscovered the excitement of working with people who were intensely into what they were doing, and realized that there’s an important ingredient in a great team that I’ve missed: ambition.

one idea i liked:

…passion itself isn’t a 100% reliable indicator. I meet plenty of passionate, imaginative and even competent people, but their focus is unclear to me.

If you end up reading the post, come back here and tell me what you got out of it.