Free resources for collaboration enthusiasts:

how-to guides, opinion articles, tip sheets, videos, and more.

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How to Say Yes When Others Offer to Help Your Business

Psychology Today

Accept the right kind of support at the right time to increase success.

10 Tips for Collaborative Calendaring

Psychology Today

Hold others' needs in mind and pitch in a little extra effort.

Fill Your Work-Life Jar With What Matters Most: Relationships

Psychology Today

What's at stake if we treat our workplace relationships as an afterthought.

7 Scary Collaborators


A Halloween listicle

5 Ways to Build Strong Relationships in Diverse Groups

Psychology Today

5 ways to build stronger collaborations across functional areas, ranks, organizations, generations, geographies, and cultures.

Healthy Collaborative Relationships Require Effort and Know-How

Psychology Today

Why is collaboration so difficult? Because relationships are difficult.

Together Again: Cultivating Collaboration

How Do We Fix It?

The skills needed to collaborate well are vital for us to learn in our professional lives.

Are you Collaborating or Networking?

Mining Mavericks

Myco's Deb Mashek joins Jason Fearnow on the Mining Mavericks podcast

How the Stories You Tell Yourself Hurt Relationships at Work

Psychology Today

Storytelling is normal, but it can undermines healthy collaboration.

Mixed Feelings About Collaboration? Welcome to the Club

Psychology Today

It's not uncommon to both love and hate collaboration.

9 Scary Collaborators

Psychology Today

Let’s face it, some individuals are better collaborators than others.

Want to Build Stronger Workplace Relationships?

Psychology Today

By behaving communally, you’re saying, “I value our relationship and want it to continue. I’m here for you, and know you’re here for me, too.”

Most individuals who engage in collaborative work genuinely believe that collaboration is valuable to their organizations. Yet, few are trained to engage in collaborative work effectively.