How to thwart collaboration overload by working smarter

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Contributed by Rob Cross , professor of global leadership at Babson College, cofounder and research director of the Connected Commons business consortium, and author of Beyond Collaboration Overload: How to Work Smarter, Get Ahead, and Restore Your Well-Being.

Open Entrepreneurship Ecosystems: Resilience through Collaboration


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creating impact through collaborative design: q&a with Penny Herscovitch of ArtCenter College of Design

Venture Well

VentureWell faculty grantee, Penny Herscovitch of ArtCenter College of Design guides students in understanding the full dimensions of their collaborative design impact as inventors.

8 Collaborative Partnerships that are Driving Global Change

Impact Hub

Impact Hub is collaborating with a wide range of organizations to drive inclusive and sustainable change across sectors, both public and private. We believe that only through collaboration, we can solve today’s complex challenges.

How to Champion True Collaboration

Entrepreneur's Handbook

Do you collaborate? Or do you “collaborate”? Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ». entrepreneurship leadership startup product-management business

Passive collaboration is essential to remote work’s long-term success


The best engineering work isn’t done in isolation, but in collaboration, as teams discuss, wrangle and brainstorm through problems. But we don’t yet have a complete substitute for in-person work because we continue to lack tooling in one critical area: passive collaboration.

Entrepreneurs and Economic Developers Both Want to Make a Difference in their Community. Here are Practical Ways they Can Improve their Collaboration.


While some communities are lucky enough to have economic developers and entrepreneurs that share these values and collaborate frequently, many communities do not. The most successful ecosystems have significant collaboration between both.

Enlist collaborators. Everyone is invited. Fireside Chat 3

Ecosystem Builder Hub

3 Enlist collaborators. Rick’s approach to recruiting mentors is the epitome of the third principle for effective ecosystem building: Enlist collaborators. Pm EST for a one-hour Fireside Chat about Ecosystem Building principle #3: Enlist collaborators.

industry and university collaboration: how partnership drives innovation

Venture Well

Industry and university collaboration produces groundbreaking research and innovation that solves complex problems, drives economic growth, and creates a more skilled workforce. The post industry and university collaboration: how partnership drives innovation appeared first on VentureWell. Faculty I&E Ecosystems entrepreneurial mindset National Science Foundation

Crowdsourcing, collaboration, support groups. Oh my.


With new collaborative tools available for use in the cloud, people are no longer isolated in their creative endeavors. How do you use the new tools for collaboration to enable people and computers to be connected so that collectively they act more intelligently than any individual?

State embraces collaborative culture with Oklahoma Innovation Model

Innovation 2 Enterprise

Our vision is that this state becomes recognized as a technology corridor by embracing partnerships and collaboration between our academic enterprises, our industrial complex, and supportive government programs and policies.”. By Scott Meacham.

Collaborate and Communicate Remotely with Webinars and Video conferencing

Smart Hustle Magazine

Effective communication and collaboration are crucial during this trying time and outside of it to keep businesses and education running smoothly. The post Collaborate and Communicate Remotely with Webinars and Video conferencing appeared first on

‘Knowledge-as-a-service’ platform Lynk announces collaboration with UBS


The collaboration means the banking giant’s research analysts and institutional clients, including hedge funds, private equity firms and sovereign wealth funds, will have access to Lynk’s database of 840,000 experts around the world.

The State of Startup Collaboration at Large Health Systems | 2020 Survey

Dream It

A new survey finds that health system leaders are actively seeking new commercial relationships with startups regardless of when “normal” returns but startup success hinges on not only addressing solutions that are on health systems' shortlist but also data supporting a clear ROI.

Get to the Bottom of Your Employees’ Collaboration Issues

Entrepreneur's Handbook

A Quantitative Approach to Trust Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ». work management startup leadership entrepreneurship

Liveblocks is an API that lets you add real-time collaboration to your product


Meet Liveblocks , a startup that has been working on a set of APIs so that it’s easier to build a collaborative product. Guillaume Salles and I decided to work together on a browser-based collaborative presentation/video tool.

Collaborators in Equitable Ecosystem Building

Forward Cities

Forward Cities is fortunate to have a growing number of funding and ecosystem building partners to help us deepen and expand our work. Home Slider Uncategorized

The New Economy Starts with Networks of Collaboration

Impact Hub

Collaboration is part of our History. The data and information that we have been gathering, for the last 6 years as part of our annual surveys in the Impact Hub network, constantly confirms that community is the solution no matter the issue, and networks of collaboration play the main role.

The Collaborative Web: Github is the New Flickr

This is going to be BIG.

Enter the collaborative web--where people get together to actively create, build things and solve problems. The collaborative web arrived after the social web hit a tipping point. The seminal application of the collaborative web--Github--was launched in April 2008. Need to find a collaborator? What's also fueling this growth in collaborative software is the slow death of the big corporation.

Our Vision and Call for Collaboration in the Face of COVID-19

Impact Hub

We can still COLLABORATE. The Impact Hub network’s vision is to take collaborative action for a better world. As a global network sitting in over 100 locations worldwide, we are familiar with remote cooperation, having collaboration as one of our key values.

Fiberplane nabs € 7.5M seed to bring Google Docs-like collaboration to incident response


Fiberplane , an Amsterdam-based early stage startup that is building collaborative notebooks for SREs (site reliability engineers) to collaborate around an incident in a similar manner to group editing in a Google Doc, announced a ??€

Singapore-based gets $6M to help B2B sales team collaborate more effectively


This makes it hard for them to collaborate, follow playbooks (or sets of best practices) and get a full understanding of their deals pipeline and revenue. integrates with different apps, surfaces key data and delivers it to the most convenient collaboration tool for a team, like Slack.

General Catalyst, Abstract back Wanderlog’s $1.5M round for collaborative travel


Twin brothers Harry and Peter Yu grew up traveling all over, an aspect of their lives that continued even into their careers.

Recapped lands $6 million for collaborative sales software that gets the customer in the mix


Recapped , a startup building collaborative sales software, announced the close of a $6.3 He felt firsthand the difficulty of collaboration in the sales space, not only with members of the sales team and other departments within an organization, but also with the buy side of a transaction.

Engageli nabs $33M more for its collaborative video-based teaching platform


As schools move more widely into reopening their doors for in-person learning, many educational institutions have also learned a critical lesson in the last year.

Jam raises $3.5 million to Figma-tize product collaboration


The web of collaboration apps invading remote work toolkits have led to plenty of messy workflows for teams that communicate in a language of desktop screenshots and DMs.

Flutterwave and PayPal collaborate to allow African merchants to accept and make payments


That might be a thing of the past for some businesses as African payments company Flutterwave today is announcing a collaboration with PayPal to allow PayPal customers globally to pay African merchants through its ‘Pay with PayPal’ feature.

Ditto raises $1.5 million to help teams collaborate on copy


Even as remote software uptake has boomed during the pandemic, certain workflows have gotten prioritized for specialized toolsets while other team members have been left piecemealing their productivity.

10 Ways to Enhance Your Team Collaboration Skills


It takes a great entrepreneur with a great vision to start a business, but it takes a collaboration of many people to make it a success. That’s where leadership comes in as a key ingredient, to drive the collaborative process to make the whole team better than the sum of the parts. It all starts with how to be the leader in your own life, but then extends to learning the following skills she outlines for building a great collaborative team: Build and maintain trust.

The Human-Machine Alliance: Fostering The Age Of Collaboration

Entrepreneur's Handbook

Combine the unique, different strengths of humans and machines Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ». business-science humanity machine-learning data-science strategy

Here’s What’s Driving Collaborative Consumption and Where the Market May Head Next

Both Sides of the Table

The topic of the conference was “The Sharing Economy” and as I read many of the session title descriptions I realized that people would be talking more about “collaborative consumption” (think airbnb, taskrabbit, uber) than about why people are sharing more on Instragram & Snapchat. Why is Collaborative Consumption Becoming a Hot Trend for Startup Companies? What are the Types of Collaborative Consumption Companies? Collaboration.

Atlan raises $16M led by Insight Partners to build a collaboration hub for data-driven teams


Young startup Atlan, which has built a SaaS data collaboration platform and is courting customers in international markets, has now won the trust of some high-profile investors. “Atlan was the only solution that was built for a collaborative, bottom-up approach.

Robust.AI raises a $15M Series A to improve problem solving for collaborative robots


are plans to build “the world’s first industrial-grade cognitive engine for robots,” essentially providing collaborative robots sufficient problem-solving capacity to effectively work alongside humans. Robust.AI

PlexTrac raises $10M Series A round for its collaboration-centric security platform


By making it collaborative, both red and blue teams are united on the same goal we all share, to protect the network and assets.”

The team behind Jumpcut and SnappyTV is building a new collaborative video tool


” More broadly, Petrosian said Scenery is meant to better reflect current video production and editing needs, helping teams produce videos more quickly and collaboratively.

Jam collaborative software launches Jam Genies to give small startups access to experts


As the world moves towards remote work, the collaborative tools market continues to expand. The main Jam product lets groups of developers and designers work collaboratively on a website, leaving comments, discuss changes and create and assign tasks.

[Nexa3D in] Nexa3D, Henkel Collaboration Results in New 3D Printing Photoplastics


The use of 3D printing across industries continues to rise, in part thanks to collaborations that have resulted in new materials, techniques and methods. The post [Nexa3D in] Nexa3D, Henkel Collaboration Results in New 3D Printing Photoplastics appeared first on OurCrowd Blog.