Companies used to be run isolated, developing, and producing everything in-house. Today, that method is a sure route to failure, as it’s the businesses that collaborate with external partners that are more agile, more efficient, and most likely to succeed.
Whether you’re working on a process improvement project with your suppliers or tackling a WH management issue, you might find yourself working in a coalition with a number of organizations outside of your own. But coalitions are fragile and without proper leadership, nurturing, and follow-through, they can quickly disintegrate. Here are a set of modern tools for making sure yours doesn’t get derailed.