You have heard the African Proverb that if you want to go fast, go alone but if you want to go far, then go together. When building the team to help you to go FAR it's important to have these for type of people on the team.
T - A TEACHER, someone who can help to guide you and the vision. A teacher listens and is able to help you to avoid some pitfalls. They are also instrumental in helping you to spread the word and being able to explain the vision to the masses.
E - An EXECUTOR, a person who can get the job done. So many times we get stuck having the vision and trying to execute it at the same time. You have heard me say it before and trust me when I tell you that this has been one of the hardest yet necessary lessons for me. "Executors rule the world!"
A - An ADVOCATE, this person will market you, they will spread the good news and they will support you to the end. Get yourself an advocate in your corner.
- A MENTOR, at every step of operating your vision it is important to have a mentor on your team. This person may not be always be at the team meetings or involved day-to-day. Yet, they understand what you are doing and provides invaluable insight to help you navigate.