Category: Simple Solutions

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…

Updating SMART Firmware

SMART Firmware Update

If you haven’t checked for firmware updates on your SMART Board, you are missing improvements to your user experience! Firmware is a small set of software on a hardware device. Taking advantage of firmware updates when they are available may…

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…

Time is Money

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

When I first started on my journey here at The Chariot Group, neither I or the owners knew specifically what I would being doing, what value I could add, etc. Being “comfortable with ambiguity” was required as we figured those things out.…