Dr. Tanvi Gautam on Collaboration at Work: The Challenges and How to Overcome Them
Collaboration presents both an opportunity and a challenge within corporate environments. Research shows that while 86% of employees consider collaboration crucial for their success, only 53% believe their organization excels at it.
According to the Stanford Graduate School of Business, fostering collaboration can lead to a remarkable 20% boost in employee productivity. Similarly, a study from the University of California, Berkeley reveals that companies that actively encourage collaboration tend to be more innovative and achieve greater success. Additionally, findings from McKinsey & Company suggest that businesses cultivating a culture of collaboration are more likely to enjoy high levels of employee engagement and customer satisfaction. Embracing collaboration is not only a cultural advantage but also a strategic imperative in today's corporate landscape.
About my guest Dr. Tanvi Gautam
Dr. Tanvi Gautam is a distinguished multi-award-winning keynote speaker, executive coach, and senior faculty member at Singapore Management University (Executive Development). Dr. Tanvi excels in enhancing leadership capabilities and instigating cultural shifts, employing a unique fusion of cognitive and emotional tools.
Certified in Storytelling, Conversational Intelligence, and Culture Talk Tools, she collaborates with notable clients like Accenture, Goldman Sachs, Mastercard, Dyson, Coca Cola, Gap Inc, Microsoft, Merck, Electrolux, and more, offering comprehensive interventions.
Dr. Tanvi combines corporate precision with academic depth to drive essential transformations in our disruptive world. She's an accomplished Game Changer, recognized by Workforce Magazine (USA) as the first Asia-based leader on this prestigious list.
Her pioneering ideas have graced esteemed publications such as Forbes.com, Harvard Business Review, Business Times, Economic Times, and BBC World. As a two-time author and a top influencer in leadership according to People Hum, Dr. Tanvi is the only Asia-based HR influencer featured on SAP's global influencer HXM list.
In 2021, she made history as the first woman of color to preside over the Asia Speakers' Association Singapore. Dr. Tanvi Gautam, with a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior, leads Leadershift Inc and is a true luminary in leadership and culture transformation.
What We Discussed in the Episode about the challenges of collaboration at work:
In this episode of the Growth Hacking Culture Podcast we talked:
- Balancing Collaboration and Individual Competition: Can a Harmonious Workplace Exist? - Debunking Common Myths About Collaboration in the Workplace - Unlocking the Power of Workplace Collaboration: Best Practices and Technology Innovations - Measuring Collaborative Success: Key Metrics for Effective Organizational Initiatives - Fostering Collaboration: Can it be Taught, or Are There More Effective Learning Paths? - Rethinking Organizational Structures: Maximizing Collaboration through Innovative Approaches