Why tension? The answer is quite simple but not always obvious. If no tension exists, then no reason to get motivated to take different action exists.
When you as a team leader “breathe life into” those on your team, you move the people on your team in a way that requires much less maintenance than motivation.
We all possess a genius-level talent. The trick is recognizing, acknowledging, accepting and then fully utilizing that one high-level talent in a manner that expands what is possible each and every day.