Collaboration is misunderstood and overused
Collaboration is a buzzword these days. Leaders want to get people to think as one company. But managers in different functions or different business units seem surprisingly reluctant to work together. Jealousies, misunderstandings and enmity seem more common than collaboration.
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Campbell, A. (2011) Collaboration is misunderstood and overused, Harvard Business Review, Blog Network. 1 September, 2011.