Category: Collaboration

2016 Collaboration Showcase

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

Have you ever gone to a craft bazaar, art exhibit or car show and totally underestimated the time you’d spend browsing around? That’s what happened to me last month during The Chariot Group’s 2nd annual Collaboration Showcase. Goodness, there was a…

Get Out Of The Way

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

I have had a mentor for nearly 20 years and, while I moved nearly 1000 miles away from him about two years into our mentoring relationship, we continued. We didn’t do this by flying back and forth; we used collaborative technology. At the time, “collaborative…

Developing a Collaborative Culture

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

Two weeks ago, I published a piece on the difference between an “information sharing” culture and a “collaborative” culture. I called it Sharing Information on Collaboration. In that post, I wrote, “The purpose of an information sharing event is just…

Developing an Information Sharing Culture

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

Last week, I wrote a post called, “Sharing Information on Collaboration” in which I presented my thoughts on the differences between sharing information and truly engaging in collaborative communication. In that post, I suggested that two types of cultures…a information sharing culture…

Total Recall…well, almost

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

These last few months at The Chariot Group have given me some valuable insight into a variety of things. Today, I participated in a discussion regarding decision making and how cost sometimes clouds the real issue, value! Please bear with me while…

12 Ways to Successfully Manage the Remote Worker

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

Working remotely is becoming increasingly popular and companies who have mastered “managing” them are enjoying increases to efficiencies and productivity! In addition, they see significant decreases in costs associated with overhead, travel, etc. My previous article, “8 Ways to Support the Remote Worker”…

8 Ways to Support the Remote Worker

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

In today’s wireless world, information can reach many places at once and in real-time. This has a radical impact on the way business is conducted. Given the proper resources, a computer, an Internet connection and access to the company’s internal network,…