The 5 essential collaboration strategies that move the needle Create an environment conducive to new ideas that give credit, allow open communication and honest feedback, define clear objectives and know what to expect from them, involve everyone in solving problems to encourage progress. Nine out of 10 managers believe that alignment with company culture is more important than the candidate's skills and experience (Robert Half, 2011). The executive director of the Royal Bank of Scotland commissioned the construction of a new headquarters around an inner atrium and with a “main street” with shops, picnic spaces and a leisure club. The design encourages employees to rub shoulders on a daily basis, encouraging collaboration in complex RBS teams.
A team collaboration strategy is a system by which an organization structures teamwork. Collaboration strategies consist of guidelines that establish the rules of interaction and collaboration between teammates.