March 5th 2020

HR Leaders' Forum: Building Purposeful Organisations - Ericsson Case Study

These slides are from the CRF event, HR Leaders' Forum: Building Purposeful Organisations in Stockholm. The case study on Ericsson was presented by Lourdes Pantaleon and Sameer Khanna. They discuss the journey of Ericsson, how they have improved cooperation and collaboration, and what you can do to "get on the move".

  • Tags
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Developing Employees
  • Employee Engagement
  • Employee Relations
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February 19th 2020

Better Conversations: Why they Matter and How to Have Them

This presentation from Wanda Wallace is from the CRF Residential Workshop: Better Conversations: Why they Matter and How to Have Them. She explores how much time we should spend preparing for difficult or important conversations and the purpose of our conversations at work. How can we adapt to different styles and best deal with others? What types of defensiveness are there? How do we increase other people's levels of trust in ourselves?

  • Tags
  • HR Strategy
  • Leadership
  • Coaching
  • Communication
  • Collaboration
  • Culture
  • Difficult Conversations
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February 22nd 2019

The Mindset of Breakthrough Collaboration

This presentation from Achieve Breakthrough looks at the power of collaboration in today's modern world and why, in the first place, we should collaborate in 2019. It considers the mindset necessary for successful collaboration and HR's role in shaping a collaborative culture.

  • Tags
  • Bullying and Harassment
  • Collaboration
  • HR Business Partnering
  • Influencing
  • Meetings
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Motivating People
  • Performance Management
  • Strategic Reward
  • Transparency
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October 13th 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.

  • Tags
  • Collaboration
  • Disruptive Innovation
  • Innovation
  • Leadership
  • Leading Teams
  • Meetings
  • Productivity
  • Strategic Reward
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October 6th 2017

Lessons in Driving Innovation Through Collaboration

CRF's 9th International Conference explored the theme of collaboration and Hamish Taylor focused on how innovation can be enabled through collaboration. The focus of his talks was on the customer promise and changing the way we think about innovation and collaboration.

  • Tags
  • Collaboration
  • Disruptive Innovation
  • Innovation
  • Meetings
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October 6th 2017

Big Teaming: Innovating through Large Scale Collaboration

In her last talk during CRF's 9th International Conference, Amy Edmondson focused on large scale collaboration and what makes it successful. Amy looked at collaboration across different teams and and sectors, virtual teaming across teams and how big teaming can be enabled. Download Amy's presentation to find out more.

  • Tags
  • Collaboration
  • Leading Teams
  • Meetings
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October 6th 2017

Personal Networks of Successful Leaders

In his first talk during CRF's 9th International Conference - Collaboration in a Competitive World: Driving Innovation, Efficiency and Productivity - Rob Cross shared his insights into the topic of High Performing Networks. Rob discussed the importance of of networks, their role in collaboration and why executives should pay attention to developing their networks. Rob also explored the concept of 'energizers' and 'de-energizers' and the effects they have in networks. Download Rob's presentation to find out more.

  • Tags
  • Analytics
  • Collaboration
  • Innovation
  • Meetings
  • Productivity
  • Strategic Reward
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October 6th 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.

  • Tags
  • Collaboration
  • Disruptive Innovation
  • Leadership
  • Meetings
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November 19th 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.

  • Tags
  • Collaboration
  • Creativity
  • Innovation
  • Organisation Development
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November 19th 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.

  • Tags
  • Collaboration
  • Creativity
  • Disruptive Innovation
  • Innovation
  • Learning and Development
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October 25th 2010

Leading from Crises to Collaboration - Sheppard Moscow & Ford Motor Company

This presentation from Sheppard Moscow focuses on leadership as a crucial transformation factor in Ford Motor Company and how the change came about, together with the exploration of Global Executive Leadership (GEL) programme.

  • Tags
  • Collaboration
  • Executive Compensation
  • Leadership
  • Learning and Development
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