Posts Tagged ‘Collaboration’

Pardon My French

December 24, 2013 at 5:48 pm

During this pre-holiday period I met with my co-workers in our Paris office and thus had the opportunity to practice my French. I didn’t exercise it for years, so it’s true that some of my vocabulary faded in time, but […]


How Internal Collaboration Sets In Motion Experiential Learning

December 19, 2013 at 3:57 pm

  So there’s this crazy idea that learning doesn’t only happen when studying the documentations around a subject, but also when we are directly faced with a situation, in other words learning from a direct experience. So I don’t necessarily […]


Haste Makes Waste (Or How to Work Faster AND Smarter)

December 17, 2013 at 1:31 pm

  The pressure employees experience at work related to deadlines, standing out from the crowd ambitions or competitive behaviors episodes lead most of the time to over-perseverance. While being engaged and active is a positive trait, practicing it in excess is […]


The Tribal Knowledge Concept And Sharing Principles

December 12, 2013 at 5:05 pm

As its name suggests, tribal knowledge is knowledge belonging to a specific (sub)group of people – a collective intellectual asset. But how is this concept different than other types of knowledge? Well, is that tribe thing. And one other thing. The […]


Who Does Your Knowledge Belong To?

December 11, 2013 at 3:54 pm

My latest post got some interesting replies on a KM LinkedIn group, out of which I would like to debate the proprietary knowledge ownership topic. I don’t think that the subject in question can get an exact and absolute answer, […]

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Thrilled About Knowledge, But Concerned About Sharing?

December 5, 2013 at 6:12 pm

In my experience, technology is barely the most common obstacle when it comes to the adoption of a knowledge sharing solution. Talking to a bunch of community/IT/communication managers and other collaboration responsible people, it looks like the cultural environment is […]


Collaboration And Saying Thank You – An A Plus Combo!

November 28, 2013 at 7:11 pm

Earlier in August we had this post on employees cross-promotion that talked about the importance of reciprocity and now I wanted to take the opportunity of this year’s Thanksgiving to talk about how we can be grateful to our helping […]


What’s your question for Quandora?

November 19, 2013 at 4:49 pm

  Every time I talk about our Q&A knowledge sharing software, there are several questions that arise from my listeners. This is why I decided to prepare a set on these common questions that help our potential users get a […]


No Lesson Remains Unlearned…Or Is It?

November 14, 2013 at 6:35 pm

Even if all the rules in the world would be written and you’d had access to all of them, there’s still no better teacher than personal experience. People learn on the way and each gets a different lesson. Communicating these […]


Your Own, Practical, Custom Made Knowledge Generator

October 18, 2013 at 1:22 pm

Picture this: You have a new project assignment. Part of this project asks for additional expertise that you don’t possess, so you need to find solutions for filling up that knowledge gap. In the common practice, that would imply reading […]