The need for collaboration is everywhere. We often don’t see how it shapes our lives, on a global scale and in our most intimate interactions. But the challenges we face today and tomorrow demand that more people work together more effectively than ever before.
Breaking down functional silos is key to everything from encouraging communication to building valuable connections to sparking innovation. But, as we all know, bridging interdepartmental chasms is far easier said than done.
Mr.Thomas Aquinas once said, "There is nothing on this earth more to be prized and valued than true friendship." Meanwhile, Josh Billings said, "Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess." If you were to consider the combined wisdom of Billings...
After years of decline, community engagement is once again on the rise--thanks to the influence of technology.In his famous book Bowling Alone, professor Robert Putnam explored how perceptions of “community” have been dramatically altered over the...
Trust, not money, is the currency of business and life. In a climate of trust, people are more creative, motivated, productive, and willing to sacrifice for the team. What happens when a business gains the trust edge?
Being willing to share is not only good, it’s also profitable. The Internet revolution has done more than just break down market barriers; it's built a deeply connected society where everyone and everything is discoverable.
This article is by David Horsager, author of The Trust Edge: How Top Leaders Gain Faster Results, Deeper Relationships, and a Stronger Bottom Line. New Orleans: Thank you message in the grotto of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church.