Why you should be focussing on “teamship”

Companies may focus on performancebased individual development for their staff, but agile structures require more teamwork. So why is “teamship” training not a key part of every organisation’s programme?

Should brands bring advertising in-house?

The last few years have seen swathes of companies in-house their advertising functions, but what is the impact on creativity when your employees are working on the same brand, year in year out?

Collaboration is key for supply chain innovation

Being faster, better and cheaper than the competition requires colleagues, partners and stakeholders across an entire supply chain to work together

How XR will transform workplace collaboration

With the ability to enhance communication across continents, extended reality is a boost for remote working and increased flexibility within organisations

Open source: sharing patents to speed up innovation

Careful co-operation over patents can sometimes be a good business move or a benefit to society

Open banking: the struggle behind bank-fintech partnerships

Collaboration between financial technology startups and established banks sounds good in theory, but may be difficult in practice

How collaboration powers productivity

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Effective communication and collaboration can not only spark creativity and innovation, productivity also increases

Why businesses should cast aside competition for the better

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When it comes to acting for the common good, however, we shouldn’t be striving to stand out, to subvert a competitor in the pursuit of our own agenda