In an earlier post on CustomerThink I described Ten Principles that Drive Effective Collaboration. And why just implementing collaboration technology would not improve collaboration. Worse, how it would make you into an ‘Expensive Old Organisation’; with all the costs of the new technology, but none of the desired benefits. If simply implementing new technology isn’t the way to increase collaboration, what is?
Fortunately getting started with collaboration is much easier than you might think. In fact, you are probably doing some of it already.
Seven Simple Steps to Better Collaboration
Building a solid foundation for collaboration is not difficult. Without it collaboration will probably not take hold and flourish. Here are seven steps that will help you get started with collaboration: