Key Note Article

If you stop and think about it collaboration is a remarkable, tangible, impressive, fragile, and almost miraculous reality. Almost every product that you buy has come to you from a vast network of companies working in collaboration. The last shirt that you bought was a triumph of international business co-operation involving farmers, manufacturers and chemists, not to mention the marketers, packagers, logistic companies and retailers. And all them working together so that when you decided to buy a shirt, that item was waiting there for you. Collaboration is simply a fact of business, and one that should make us pause and wonder.

Collaboration and competition

Every business faces competition. Some business networks even exclude your competitors if you join them. Read more ................

Big picture thinking

Individual businesses can face a number of limitations when trying to compete in larger markets. Read more .............

Finding your bigger team

Where does collaboration begin? How do you get started? Read more  .........

Making friends with competitors

Despite being told to avoid the competition at all costs it is worth sitting down with them over coffee Read more .........

Adding value together

Can you offer a service that offers added value to clients? Read more .........

Shared values

For any business, culture and values are vital, and anyone who joins the business, whether an employee or a collaborator, has to think the same way. Read more .....

 Ground rules

A collaborative partnership is about a win-win scenario. Read more .........

Three key benefits to take away

You will find that collaboration helps boost the following areas of business:Read more ..........