"Winning is not a sometime thing; It's an all the time thing. You don't win once in a while; you don't do things right once in a while; you do them right all the time. Winning is a habit. Unfortunately, so is losing. ..." Vince Lombardi
A solid foundation provides a key map to ensure your design is done right. Finding a working team together to support your project is not an easy thing. Once you have found it, you keep improving the teamwork practice and a win-win result can be achieved.
(Some old forum site if you are interested in sharing: http://pods.2teams.net )