Learn the Critical Elements of Developing a Collaboration Strategy

Author: David Mario Smith
Date: December 16, 2015
Topic: Collaboration
Research Note Number: 2015-47

Issue: What are the key trends in Collaboration?

Summary: An enterprise collaboration strategy must address how people work and the technologies that support how people work. In addition, business planners should focus on business outcomes.


In developing a strategic enterprise collaboration strategy, there are a myriad of considerations to include. First, the strategy has to be people-centric and involve both internal and external constituents. There is a rising extended workforce that organizations have to manage that consists of contractors, suppliers, and partners, to name a few. Technology decisions will also require proper due diligence. This note will discuss the best practices for developing a sound collaboration strategy.

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