Category Archives: Collaboration Tools

Collaboration – Human Activity or Business Tool?

Helen Blake — February 28, 2019 Follow @futurecurve — February 28, 2019 Frustrated by the lack of collaboration across his management team, my client called me. He was almost desperate for suggestions that would help him in building a successful cross-functional collaborative team. This team comes together for regular management meetings and is extremely focused … Continue reading Collaboration – Human Activity or Business Tool?

Fighting for Collaboration in the Modern Workspace

Holger Reisinger — December 18, 2018 Follow @ReisingerHolger — December 18, 2018 rawpixel / Pixabay Offices across America have transformed from cubicle-heavy to predominantly open workspaces, according to a 2018 survey listing an open office as the most widespread design[1]. While in theory these open spaces were created to increase communication among employees, many have … Continue reading Fighting for Collaboration in the Modern Workspace

5 Keys to Successful Cross-Functional Team Collaboration

Darleen DeRosa — June 14, 2018 Follow @onpoint_llc — June 14, 2018 Free-Photos / Pixabay Cross-functional teams have become a common feature of today’s increasingly diversified organizations. When put together well, these teams have the ability to deliver increased efficiency, faster decision-making, and better resource allocation. As with all types of matrix teams, however, cross-functional … Continue reading 5 Keys to Successful Cross-Functional Team Collaboration

5 Powerful Ways to Promote Learning and Collaboration in Your Business

Scott Jeffrey — March 16, 2017 — March 16, 2017 Peter Drucker coined the term “knowledge worker” in 1969 in The Age of Discontinuity. He differentiated knowledge workers from manual workers, forecasting that new industries will employ mostly the former. A few years before his death in 2005, in Management Challenges for the 21st Century, … Continue reading 5 Powerful Ways to Promote Learning and Collaboration in Your Business

Better collaboration is the best martech investment you can make

Columnist Justin Dunham reminds us that our marketing technology solutions are only as good as the processes and culture that surround them. Justin Dunham on March 2, 2017    Think about the dozens of channels that you have to manage for any given marketing campaign. Web, email, in-product messaging, social, press releases, media placements, display … Continue reading Better collaboration is the best martech investment you can make

23 Collaboration Tools Used by the World’s Most Efficient Teams & Creatives

Benjamin Brandall — November 4, 2016 — November 4, 2016 You’ve got 975 unread emails… …Your vital files live locally on random team members’ computers Your team tell you they never saw the task they were assigned, and you have no way to track their progress. This sounds like a true nightmare, right? Well, the … Continue reading 23 Collaboration Tools Used by the World’s Most Efficient Teams & Creatives