Discover how you can easily assess your collaborative behaviours and competencies within your organisation.
Visual collaboration can be used by SME organisations to gain competive advantage. If you have to work with people who are separated by distance and time you can use visual collaboration to work more productively. A key benefit is gaining competive advantage by being more productive and creating dynamic relationships with your customers, clients and [...]
Collaborative business relationships and marketing can help you become recession proof. Are your business relationships recession proof? We are still in the midst of a recession with no real end in sight – worrying about many things, including how to retain, maintain and develop new business relationships with our customers, clients and business partners. Collaborative Marketing [...]
BS 1100 was launched in October 2010 to help companies of all sizes develop mutually beneficial collaborative business relationships. The world has got smaller, more complicated and connected with people working in different locations providing various products and services. I myself utilise services provided by various companies in different countries and I have provided collaboration solutions and [...]
Creating a visual roadmap on paper can be a fantastic tool for communicating your strategic roadmap – although it is somewhat limited. Discover how you can make your roadmaps come to life with multiple views, filtering of information, linking to supporting content such as presentations, spreadsheets and videos. But much more importantly – being able [...]
Uncover the 4 levels of collaboration in your business to help create collaborative business relationships and increase profits for you and your business partners. There are different types of collaboration that are typically performed at 4 levels within your business: Project and Workplace collaboration: This is very much based around completing defined tasks in a [...]
For most of my career I have been involved in collaborating. Although I never remembered having any collaboration training. Maybe BS 11000 is one way to facilitate collaboration training and development, in what must be a key business activity for any organisation. I have to admit what I now know about collaboration, back then I probably would have called [...]
The amount of people that you have to collaborate with, coupled with the data and information that we have to process, is increasing daily. As a result this is probably having a detrimental affect on your productivity. We do not have time to read long textual reports, or the constant feed of emails, various forms [...]
Meeting your Healtha nd Safety requirements can be an onerous task. Utlising a flexible and easy to use Health and Safety Managemnt System is a good start in reducing the administration activities and allowing you to proactively engage with people to create and Incident and Injury Free workplace for your people and business partners.
Business competition, operational costs, regulatory compliance are all increasing and the ability to deliver your business objectives is becoming more of a challenge. Having a trusting business relationship with other businesses is probably one of the most important areas of your business.to focus on, to help you overcome these challenges. By completing a simple gap analysis to determine you business relationship maturity will help you to focus on the areas where you need to improve your collaboration capabilities.