Join Lauren Bacon for an in-depth discussion in this video Establishing the right environment for collaboration, part of Collaborative Design: Vision and Strategy.
- Okay, I hope I've convinced you that collaborating…on your project strategy isn't just good for relationships,…it's also great for your bottom line.…How do you go about setting the stage…for effective collaboration?…The first step is to infuse a spirit of curiosity into…your projects using a foundation of thoughtful questions.…Have you ever watched a masterful interviewer…draw out one of their subjects…in a way that revealed facets you didn't expect?…You can see this in Oprah's celebrity interviews,…the way she makes people feel so safe…that they'll share vulnerable stories.…
Or James Lipton on Inside the Actors Studio,…he has a way of digging so deeply into the craft of acting…that his guests drop some of their celebrity façade,…and reveal more humanity than you'd normally see from them.…Let's zoom in on the vibe that those interviewers create.…What they have in common is genuine curiosity.…They really want to hear what their guests have to say,…and that curiosity has its own energy.…It creates warmth, trust,…
This course is part of the Collaborative Design series.
- Co-creating the design brief
- Asking better questions
- Digging into the deeper why
- Measuring success
- Avoiding common pitfalls
- Documenting and sharing the plan