Updated: Apr 15, 2018
Google went on a quest to understand "what is a perfect team". Bringing your whole self to work not only benefits you; your team will appreciate and feel your authenticity and they will bring their full selves too. While company optimisation is important the emotional interactions and conversations between teammates is crucial for working teams.
This references a New York Times article by Charles Duhigg, entitled, “What Google Learned From Its Quest to Build the Perfect Team”.