We pick teams based on strength and accomplishments.
And when we put them all together we expect magical things to occur.
But sometimes the better approach is to Lead by their Weaknesses – not to showcase and single out where everyone is weak (I hope this is obvious) but rather to make a note where they need help, make a plan, figure out what needs to be done and focus your energies there.
If you are already pumping out code morning, noon and night with ease that’s not where I’m going to help you. Where I’m going to help you is in presenting your oh so awesome code to Product Management and others.