Collaboration means working together in efficient and sustainable ways. A successful collaboration requires buy-in from each of its members to respect and appreciate what each individual has to offer to the group’s goal. Healthy collaboration has been proven to increase productivity, creativity, and engagement among team members. Good communication, organization, flexibility, room for debate, positivity, and the ability to dream big all contribute to a collaborative team.
Collaboration! Imagine a world in which the excess energy from one business would be used to heat another. Where buildings need less and less energy around the world, and where “regenerative” commercial buildings—ones that create more energy than they use—are being designed.
What’s the difference between heroes and leaders? In this insightful talk, Lorna Davis explains how our idolization of heroes is holding us back from solving big problems—and shows why we need “radical interdependence” to make real change happen.
What were the talents that allowed certain inventors and entrepreneurs to turn their visionary ideas into disruptive realities? What led to their creative leaps? Why did some succeed and others fail? The Innovators is a masterly saga of collaborative genius destined to be the standard history of...
Whether it’s a high-tech company figuring out how to shrink its carbon footprint, or a local community trying to identify new revenue sources, people are continually dealing with problems that require input from others.