Improving Employee Collaboration Is So Rarely About The Platform

(Richard Millington) #1

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One of the first things I learned from Nancy is collaboration can rarely be tackled in isolation. If you want to improve collaboration, yes you probably need to get a good platform. If you want people to use the platform, they need to be persuaded about it’s value. They have to trust the person telling them about its values. They need to want to help one another. Unsurprisingly, people only want to trust their boss, help each other, and ultimately collaborate if they enjoy their jobs. If you try to tackle just the platform or motivation to use the platform…

(Richard Millington) #2

that video embedded really well in discourse @HAWK

…no so well in the email though, sorry guys.

(Sarah Hawk) #3

Unfortunately it didn’t… I did that.

(Richard Millington) #4

ah, that’s really interesting. hmm…