The secrets of high-performing teams… wherever they’re located

An eBook about collaboration in the modern workplace

Think about a time when you’ve been part of a really successful team project. Even after you consider the individuals’ skills, success comes down to team dynamics. There’s a reason that we say “a champion team will always beat a team of champions“. High-performing teams deliver the best results.

While there are obviously many factors that influence team dynamics, getting team collaboration right is critical. The cost of poorly performing teams can quickly get out of hand, studies find that employees waste 31 hrs (or approximately four days) every month in unproductive meetings1 and spend 61% of their time managing work rather than doing it!2

Despite advances in software, equipment and management practices, actual workforce productivity has remained stagnant for 5 consecutive years and is still directly correlated to the number of hours worked3.

So how do we work smarter rather than harder?

Download our latest eBook to learn the collaboration secrets of high-performing teams in today’s anywhere workplace and discover strategies you can implement now to collaborate more effectively.

The secrets of high-performing teams… wherever they’re located

 

This eBook focuses on the role of collaboration in cultivating high-performing teams, exploring tools and approaches to make collaboration intuitive and effective when working in hyper-connected, geographically dispersed and mobile teams. We discuss meeting culture, the best approaches for organising team work, how to make external collaboration a reality and how your workplace design can foster or cripple collaboration.

We offer guidance on the leading vendor collaboration solutions and products such as collaboration platforms, team boards and digital whiteboarding, enterprise social media and the future of collaboration leveraging IoT.

For IT teams the eBook addresses key technical challenges and points of consideration for supporting a forward-thinking collaborative environment while maintaining a secure and stable infrastructure.


 

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For more information about collaboration in and the modern workplace contact a specialist below.

1. Atlassian. 2019. You waste a lot of time at work. [Online] Available at https://www.atlassian.com/time-wasting-at-work-infographic

2. Economy, Peter (2018). A New Study of 19 Million Meetings Reveals That Meetings Waste More Time Than Ever (but There Is a Solution). [Online]
Available at https://www.inc.com/peter-economy/a-new-study-of-19000000-meetings-reveals-that-meetings-waste-more-time-than-ever-but-there-is-a-solution.html

3. Irwin, Niel ( 2016) Why Is Productivity So Weak? Three Theories. [Online]
Available at https://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/29/upshot/why-is-productivity-so-weak-three-theories.html?_r=0

Tags: Mobility, Microsoft, Cisco, The Anywhere Workplace, Skype for Business (S4B), Collaboration, Microsoft Yammer, Business Productivity, Cisco Collaboration Suite, Microsoft Surface Hub, Microsoft Surface, Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft Teams, Microsoft SharePoint, Vbrick, Cisco Webex, Cisco Webex Teams, Internet of Things (IoT)

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