No matter how insular your own job duties appear, you’ll likely have to collaborate with another department or team on a project every so often. That reality might be trickier than anticipated if you’re unfamiliar with the duties of others you haven’t worked with before. That’s not even mentioning the multitude of styles we all have when it comes to tackling a project.
There are ways to get a strong grip on this type of collaboration, though. The article we’ve found from career resource The Muse provides a guide on that topic. Discussing the benefits to, challenges of and strategies for cross-functional collaboration, the article serves as a great baseline before approaching your next all-hands-on-deck assignment.
Click here to the read article from themuse.com, to help make your next inter-departmental project a success.