Collaborating in a Social Era - Ideas, insights and models that inspire new ways of thinking about collaboration

Collaborating in a Social Era Ideas insights and models that inspire new ways of thinking about collaboration There s a disconnect between who we are as people and how we work together We have always been social creatures few if any of us work without relying on contributions from our teammates and stakehol

  • Title: Collaborating in a Social Era - Ideas, insights and models that inspire new ways of thinking about collaboration
  • Author: Oscar Berg Kristian Norling
  • ISBN: 9789198251241
  • Page: 365
  • Format: ebook
  • There s a disconnect between who we are as people and how we work together.We have always been social creatures few, if any, of us work without relying on contributions from our teammates and stakeholders Yet the organisations we work within are making us dumb when it comes to collaboration and innovation.Our organisations have been built around optimising highly repeataThere s a disconnect between who we are as people and how we work together.We have always been social creatures few, if any, of us work without relying on contributions from our teammates and stakeholders Yet the organisations we work within are making us dumb when it comes to collaboration and innovation.Our organisations have been built around optimising highly repeata ble processes the industrial production line But work is changing work has changed We are often than not involved with barely repeatable processes, challenged to quickly mobilise teams to meet poorly defined but urgent challenges.The solution isn t simply flexible working and mobile devices, it s a mindset shift about how we work and with whom we work It starts with you It starts with how you communicate, how you build and use your professional network, and how you collaborate with those within and without your designated team.Oscar Berg tackles the big organisational problems and brings human scale solutions Learn how the Collaboration Pyramid and the Five Principles of Collaborative Communication can transform your ways of working Start now Start with yourself Bring your team along You don t need permission to improve your communication Lead the transformation.

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    1. This book was not what I expected - in a good way. I noticed that I’ve dropped some facts about collaboration on my colleagues recently, afterwards realizing I got them from this book.This book offers the digital perspective my favorite book on management; Managing the professional service firm, by David Maister, missed out on. I can recommend this book to anyone interested in the digital workplace, intranets or managing knowledge-workers.

    2. Oscar Berg has written an enlightening book about the connection between digital business transformation and collaborative knowledge work.The book talks about the need for productive, responsive and innovative organizations in a fast changing world. There are other books highlighting new requirements on organizations brought about by digitization and higher customer expectations. What is unique about "Collaborating in a social era" is that Oscar Berg clearly describes how knowledge work and coll [...]

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