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Free resources for collaboration enthusiasts:

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What You Need to Know About High-Stakes Collaboration


Some collaborations are more important than others. But what makes a collaboration truly high-stakes?

Building Incredible Collaborative Relationships with Dr. Deb Mashek

The Remarkable Leadership Podcast

Do you play well with others? Many of us have not received formal training in collaboration, which can lead to frustration and decreased productivity.

We all have learning histories

Unhinged Collaboration

Dr. Deb Mashek and Kathleen discuss Collabor(h)ate and the Mashek Matrix

Deb Mashek On Incredible Collaborations

Six Pixels of Separation Podcast

What makes for great collaboration? Especially in this new world of business.

Deb Mashek - Collabor(h)ate...

WorkJoy Jam with Beth Stallwood

Conversations about how to create and cultivate more joy in your work and career.

Deb Mashek: Collaboration Techniques for Hybrid Virtual Teams

Team Anywhere Leadership Podcast

Share tips for improving relationship quality in the workplace, emphasizing the importance of communal norms, reciprocal information exchange, and interdependence in collaboration.

Great Collaboration is Relationship Science

Collaboration Superpowers

Dr. Mashek draws on her deep experience as a relationships researcher and collaboration facilitator to reveal everything you need to know to make workplace collaborations less painful and more productive.

Dr. Deb Mashek, The Collabor(h)ator

The Sunday Lunch PM

Discovering the rich and varied background of the leading names in project management from around the globe.

Collaborative Culture Quiz


Are collaboration headwinds tanking your timelines, budgets & morale?

Want Collaborative Teams? Hire Collaborative People.


You must attract, hire and retain collaborative people.

How to Build Incredible Collaborative Relationships at Work with Deb Mashek

The Growth Guide with Clint Murphy

Our guest today is Dr. Deb Mashek, a social psychologist who helps business leaders navigate the relationship headwinds that tank timelines, bottom lines and well-being.

Get Reworked Podcast: What It Takes to Build a Collaborative Organization


Collaboration can be taught and learned. Yet few organizations are actively teaching employees how to master this critical skill.

Insights and Strategies for Effective Teamwork with Deb Mashek podcast

We explore the pitfalls and trapdoors of collaboration, as well as the magic ingredients and surprises of creating a culture of genuine collaboration.

Making Collaboration Easy


A Four Quadrant Framework for Healthy and Productive Collaboration

Facilitate Powerful Collaborations With Deb Mashek

the Modern Manager

No matter how much intelligence and creativity any individual possesses, collaboration between team members always leads to better results.

How to Create Team Collaboration with Deb Mashek

Real Relationships Real Revenue

The problems that have the biggest impact for your clients are the ones that require collaboration across teams internally, so this is a super...

Building Collaborative Relationships

Deep Leadership

This book reveals everything leaders need to know to make workplace collaborations less painful and more productive. I’m excited to have her on the show to talk about more effective collaboration.

Deb Mashek: Why Collaboration Sucks and What To Do About It

Heart Management

Leading Transformational Change with Tobias Sturesson

Leading Through a Merger? Collaboration of the Fittest

Psychology Today

Elevate good collaborators to thrive amid complexity and change.

Cultivate Collaboration: How HR Can Unlock Personal And Organizational Health

March issue of Talent Management Excellence

Workplace collaboration is more than just a buzzword. Organizations of all shapes and sizes celebrate collaboration as a value, a skill, and a way of working. CEOs deem collaboration a company-wide north star.

PMO Talk with Dr. Deb Mashek

PMO Summit Academy

This is a monthly event for PMO Leaders and Project Management Professionals to share knowledge and best practices.

What the hell does collaboration really mean? The Core Value To Healthy Relationships & Thriving Workplace Culture, With Dr. Deb Mashek

The Jake Dunlap Show

What does collaboration really mean to you? In today’s episode of the Jake Dunlap show, Deb shares the real meaning behind “collaboration”.

Is your ego getting in the way of your success at work? Clue: the answer for most people is YES

Make A Difference

“It is through relationship quality that we invite our ego defences to come down so the key to undermining our egos is developing high relationship quality.”

How to Build a Collaborative Project Culture with Deb Mashek, author of Collabor(h)ate

Online PM Courses - Mike Claytaon

Collaboration is a vital aspect of all Project Management. Yet there are few sources of really helpful, practical advice. Deb Mashek has just written a fantastic book, Collabor(h)ate that I can recommend to all PMs.

7 Tips for Centering Effective Collaboration Amid Rapid Growth


Even in the best of circumstances, seamless company-wide coordination and cooperation can be challenging. Stir in the context of rapid growth, and effective collaboration can feel downright elusive.

Want Your Organization to Collaborate More? Social Psychology Can Help


How to drive collaboration is not always obvious.
Social psychology can help.

Building a Collaborative Culture

The HR Uprising

Building a successful business is all about the art of collaboration, and harnessing the varied and empowering talents of others in order to build strength.

How to Improve Collaboration at Home with Deb Mashek

What The Parent?

Parenting is hard, and we want to make it easier with any advice we can get.

Deb Mashek Fixes Everything Wrong With My YouTube Team

Fidas Podcast

Deb Mashek is a Ph.D. business advisor and author where she reveals her expertise on collaborative relationships at work. She helps me figure out how to work better with my YouTube team and reveals some secrets to making any business succeed.

Has rapid growth tanked your company's collaborative culture?


Assess: 21-items, 1 conclusion: Collabor(h)ate or CollaborGREAT

Building Better Collaborative Relationships at Work: An Interview with Dr. Deb Mashek, PhD

Optitude 360

Simon Childs - Managing Director of Optitude 360 - explores the science of collaboration with Dr Mashek

Collabor(h)ate Dr. Deb Mashek And Design-centered Dr. Rob Mathews

School for Startups Radio

The first way to improve collaboration is to acknowledge that just because you are not aware of a problem doesn’t mean that you don’t have a problem.

Key Steps to Building More Collaborative Relationships

Enterprise Podcast Network - Author Channel

Insightful discussion topics include: Your book, “Collabor(h)ate”, clearly implies that most people hate collaboration – or at least have an aversion to it. Why is that?

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.

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