Leadership and trust 'are central' to collaboration projects

Experts at Collaborate & Communicate urge leaders to spearhead transformation

Senior management and board members must lead collaboration efforts if these projects are to be successful, delegates were told at this year’s Collaborate and Communicate event... Read more


Q&A with Bola Rotibi, Creative Intellect Consulting

Founder Bola Rotibi underlines the importance of collaboration in unlocking knowledge

How would you define collaboration in one sentence? To interact, communicate and work with people or any grouping in order to deliver the desired output... Read more

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Q&A with Curtis Peterson, RingCentral

VP of operations Curtis Peterson tells us why communication is central to success

How would you define collaboration in one sentence? Collaboration is the organisation of disparate human intelligence into a coordinated purpose, whose sum is greater than the parts... Read more


Are you missing out on the year's best collaboration event?

2017's hottest collaboration event is coming - book now, or risk missing out

Collaborate and Communicate 2017 is just around the corner, and if you haven't already registered for your ticket, you may be in danger of seriously missing out. IT Pro's annual business collaboration event gathers together IT and business experts, along with delegates from some of the world's top... Read more

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Q&A WITH  James Knowles, Interoute

We talk to Interoute's UC product manager about collaboration and its role in business success

How would you define collaboration in one sentence? Collaboration enables people to work together to achieve a common goal... Read more

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The bitter history of collaboration's prophet

Douglas Engelbart did more than invent the mouse — he's also the father of collaborative computing

While collaboration tools may seem as common to your work day as cutlery is to your dinner, it hasn't always been so — but one famous tech prophet... Read more


Collaboration isn’t just about tech

Ignore ‘set it and forget it’ - collaboration is about hearts and minds

Collaboration is one of the biggest business trends of the last few years, and companies all over the world are rushing to jump on the bandwagon. It can be tempting to think that building an agile, collaborative company is all about what tech you put in place and that your company can make that... Read more


The Dos and Don’ts of collaboration

We outline collaboration best practices and potential pitfalls of business collaboration

Collaboration is important in any business, but it’s important to make sure that you approach it the right way. Investing in collaboration can be costly and time-consuming, but it can also pay dividends - the main thing is... Read more



We speak to GoCompare's CTO about collaboration and its role in successful business

How would you define collaboration in one sentence? Everyone pulling together in the pursuit of a common set of goals... Read more



We chat to UEFA's Chief of ICT, Daniel Marion, about the steps to effective collaboration

Daniel Marion speaks about how communication tech helps underpin a collaborative culture at UEFA.

How would you define collaboration in one sentence? To enable teams to interact in an easy and... Read more


Collaboration horror stories

What happens when you get collaboration with colleagues horribly wrong

Collaboration is the watchword for many organisations nowadays. In a knowledge-based economy, shared information can reap greater benefits for an organisation than data sitting around unloved in a silo. But sometimes collaboration can end up being more of a problem than… Read more




The importance of effective collaboration

Effective collaboration depends on providing the right tools and environment

Highly effective organisations really value effective collaboration. But it’s not just about removing office walls and going open plan; there is a balance to be achieved as not all employees work well in such an open environment. Nowadays, the emphasis is more on allowing employees to collaborate whenever… Read more




Collaboration and the office of the future

The workplace is evolving and collaboration will be key to business success

For many of us, the humble office is where we work and meet with colleagues and business partners to do business and achieve organisational goals. But why do we still arrive and leave at a certain time, and why should... Read more



Collaboration has always been a part of business to some extent, but it’s only in the last few years that technological and cultural changes have combined to make collaboration one of the most important industry... Read more



The world of of business is changing. Agile working, digital transformation and the app economy are all driving tectonic shifts within the enterprise at a ferocious pace. The common threads that link these trends… Read more


this event is back bigger and better

Information is the lifeblood of any organisation - large or small - that wants to future-proof itself. But it's not just about information for information's sake. Companies must be confident they're effectively… Read more