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Collaboration and the construction of meaning

Linda Flower

Collaboration and the construction of meaning

by Linda Flower

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Published by University of California, Center for the Study of Writing in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography: p. 62-66.

    StatementLinda Flower, Lorraine Higgins.
    SeriesTechnical report -- no. 56., Technical report (Center for the Study of Writing at Berkeley and Carnegie Mellon) -- no. 56.
    ContributionsHiggins, Lorraine., University of California, Berkeley. Center for the Study of Writing., Carnegie-Mellon University. Center for the Study of Writing.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination74 p. ;
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14556620M
    OCLC/WorldCa30709698

      This is the book to help you build confidence and avoid expensive mistakes. The authors form an unstoppable team combining their knowledge to help anyone struggling in the construction business. This book is pages and filled with case studies that will help you overcome many of the obstacles construction businesses face today. In building an action agenda, collaboration is enhanced when parties engage in alternating conversations expressing interests, needs, desires, and demands (Pruitt & Rubin, ). A collaborative agenda gives as much weight to the needs and desired outcomes of the other party as you give to your own actions and outcomes.

    Ryan Simmonds, sales director of framing at voestalpine Metsec plc, discusses the keys to successful collaboration and how promoting cooperation and coordination delivers construction project success. The definition of collaboration is the situation of two or more people working together to create or achieve the same thing. Collaboration is the process of two or more people or organizations working together to complete a task or achieve a goal. Collaboration is similar to collaboration requires leadership, [vague] although the form of leadership can be social within a decentralized and egalitarian group. Teams that work collaboratively often access greater resources, recognition and rewards when.

    It was a collaboration that produced extremely useful results. The new plane was a triumph of European industrial and technical collaboration. collaboration with somebody (on something) the results of a fruitful collaboration with the industry; in collaboration with somebody She wrote the book in collaboration with one of her students. At ITC, we see collaboration as the future of the construction industry. It is ingrained in our management system. Time and time again we have seen the benefits of clear communication, using technology to work collaboratively, and encouraging operatives to look after each other on site.


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