How Businesses Work Together

Understanding Partnerships and Collaboration in Business

How Businesses Work Together - Understanding Partnerships and Collaboration in Business

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Look for the opportunities that arise when organizations collaborate.

Imagine you've just been called into a meeting and told that your organization is joining forces with another company to work on a major project.

You've been assured that it's a great move for everyone involved, and while you can see the benefits of the plan, you still feel uncertain – what does this mean for you, your company and your work?

Alternatively, what should you do if you're the one who spots an opportunity for a business partnership – or if you are approached by another organization? 

In this article, we explore the different ways in which organizations collaborate with one another, and examine the challenges and opportunities that working together can bring.

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