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True Collaboration Yields Better Results, But Success Is Not Guaranteed

Monday, April 30, 2018

 

"As any experienced CEO knows," writes Witt/Kieffer CEO Andrew Chastain, "collaboration for its own sake doesn’t always work. . . . If the group being asked to collaborate is far-flung, cross-functional, multicultural, multigenerational, or just generally unfamiliar with each other, the challenges can increase. There can be such a thing as poor collaboration."

In this article for Chief Executive Magazine, Chastain looks at the fundamentals of smart collaboration--making sure that every participant gets objectives addressed and that group members have time to get acclimated to each other. Patience can be a virtue in collaboration.

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