Throughout each of our careers, there will be times when it is necessary to work in a team environment to come together and solve a problem. Coming up with a solution involves identifying the problem, setting a goal, and choosing the best plan of action. Collaborative environments provide an opportunity for learning through the sharing of ideas, experience, and talent. This involves the need to effectively communicate and receive information, while being able to discern between “good” and “bad” ideas.
Consider the following:
What are some barriers to collaboration? How can we overcome these barriers?
Why collaborate? What are the benefits of collaboration?
Do some brief research and post your findings below with your support materials.