I have collaborated with my father in many projects. Still do…
We built a climate change web platform, composed and performed music, wrote a book together and enjoy acting as each other’s advisor.
I tend to be fast, while he is usually furious. And we realized that these two go surprisingly well together.
We need fast to move on, and furious to keep things in check. We need fast to learn by doing and furious to abide by certain rules and schedules.
One more of an entrepreneur, other more of a manager. At times can switch roles when needed. Good combination to come up with and execute ideas.
Are you fast or furious? Maybe a bit of both?
What characteristic should your work-partner(s) have to complement you?
Here’s a blog we write together about our discussions and arguments.
Here’s a partnership where two people elegantly complement each other: