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Collaboration Resources

Collaborative applications can build effective teams and business relationships, enhance problem-solving skills and promote effective decision-making. Collaboration promotes successful outcomes and partnerships. Our office provides this resources network available to all USGS employees.

  • Enhance your team's performance and productivity
  • Address the challenges presented by multi-disciplinary teams
  • Manage meetings where multiple interests are represented
  • Facilitate potentially contentious meetings

Application for Collaboration

There are numerous opportunities to use the tools and techniques reference on this site. These tools apply for the most informal meetings among colleagues to the more complex where multiple interests are at stake.

The following are a few sample applications where collaborative tools are useful:

  • bulletMeetings to brainstorm ideas, options
  • bulletStrategic planning or visioning exercise
  • bulletMeeting with general public or other key stakeholders
  • bulletManagement Issues
  • bulletOrganizational change/realignment implementation
  • bulletPoor customer service/poor consumer relations
  • bulletTurf battles among different work units

Collaborative Resource Services include:

Collaborative Applications:

For more information about services provided under Collaboration Resources Contact US or the OD Network.



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