Business competition can be tough. In this course, learn how to effectively collaborate with people to come up with creative ideas and unique solutions for your product that will help you stay ahead of the competition.
Have you ever excitedly shared an idea only to be shut down immediately? How about worked with a team that would just do as they're told, with no motivation to give suggestions? In this course, Exploring Collaborating with People and Teams, you’ll gain the ability to build a healthy, collaborative culture in your workplace that welcomes continuous flow of ideas - both good and bad! First, you’ll explore how to set up a good foundation for a collaborative environment. Next, you’ll discover how to have the right mindset and attitude for collaboration. Finally, you’ll learn how to mentor your team so that they, too, can thrive in this type of work style. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of collaborating with people and teams needed to come up with creative product ideas and solutions that will make your products stand out.
Course Overview Hi everyone. I'm Eliska Que, and welcome to my course, Exploring Collaborating with People and Teams. I am the owner of Sucre by Eliska and have worked with several IT companies for over a decade. Business competition can be tough, and more and more companies look at collaboration within the workplace to get ahead of the game. This course is a guide for product managers on how they can start a collaborative work style within their team or the whole company. Some of the major topics we will cover include setting up a good foundation for collaboration by having a psychologically healthy and safe environment, nurturing the right attitude and mindset when working with others, mentoring your team, and we'll cover ways to discover problems, knowing if it's the right problem, and coming up with creative solutions through collaboration. By the end of this course, you'll be able to start not just an effective, but also a sustainable, collaborative culture. I hope you'll join me in this journey to learn about this work style with the Exploring Collaborating with People and Teams course, at Pluralsight.