5 October 2012

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Collaborative Innovation

Modern business issues are highly complex: they may be beyond the capacity of an entire organisation to solve, let alone the individuals within it. Progressive enterprises are recognising their limitations and are increasingly exploring collaboration as a creative response to major challenges. So how can collaboration be harnessed to deliver sustained business success?

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9 October 2017

2018 Programme Overview

Find out more about CRF's 2018 programme from this flyer. It gives a brief overview of all events and masterclasses CRF members can benefit from in the coming year.

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13 October 2017

9th International Conference Retrospective: Collaboration in a Competitive World

If you have missed CRF's 9th International Conference in Amsterdam - Collaboration in a Competitive World: Driving Innovation, Efficiency and Productivity - access a summary of all speaker presentations and conference proceeding here. Our keynote speakers included Amy C. Edmondson, Rob Cross, Hamish Taylor, Margaret Heffernan and Alex Steele.

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9 October 2017

Reclaiming Your Day: How Successful People Manage Collaborative Overload

The collaborative intensity of work has exploded over the past decade. Collaborative time demands have risen by more than 50 percent over the past decade, and most knowledge workers or leaders now spend 85 percent or more of their work time on email, in meetings and on the phone. To help address this critical issue, Rob's team conducted both quantitative and qualitative research over the past several years looking into collaborative overload. Download this article, kindly shared with CRF by Rob Cross, to find out how top executive can reclaime 18 - 24% of their time spent on collaborative tasks.

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6 October 2017

Four Experiments in the Art of Collaboration

During his session at CRF's 9th International Conference, Alex Steele, Leadership Consultant and Jazz Pianist, performed with a live jazz band to conduct four experiments in the art of collaboration. With the use of jazz as an analogy, Alex demonstrated the collaborative process that can be drawn from jazz musicians: the improvisational mindset, responsiveness to change and disruption, accepting new and novel ideas, managing ambiguity and finding confidence in uncertainty.

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19 November 2012

International Conference in Athens: Creativity & Innovation - interview with Bill Isaacs, Dialogos

Keynote speaker of the 'Creative and Innovative Collaboration' session at CRF's 4th International Conference in Athens, Bill Isaacs discusses whether leaders need to behave differently in order to foster creative innovation.

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19 November 2012

International Conference in Athens: Creativity & Innovation - interview with Skip Griffin, Dialogos

Keynote speaker of the 'Creative and Innovative Collaboration' session at CRF's 4th International Conference in Athens, Skip Griffin outlines the three things companies can do to create a more collaborative environment.

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