Hyper Island Way: Advanced Business Collaboration

Seize the potential of group dynamics to align strategy, culture, and execution. Unleash creativity to get the results you need.

Leadership & Culture
3 days
Location

Stockholm

Overview

Put group leadership and collaborative skills to work

The increasing pace of technology causes more change and complexity, creating a world where one person can’t have all answers and there is no absolute truth, only different perspectives.

This leads to a greater need for real collaboration between diverse people, which demands skills to successfully support effective group dynamics.
This requires individuals and organizations cultivate strong self awareness of our strengths and challenges.

These are the conditions for meaningful and sustainable change.

Leadership skills needed today demand that we have the competence and confidence to bring people with a variety of skills and cultures together, collaborate and consider multiple viewpoints to come up with the best solutions to complex problems. This course from Hyper Island will help you gain the competence and confidence to apply collaboration to create the best solutions for positive business results.

Our methodology

Hyper Island Way

Hyper Island methodology is based on a learner-centered, experience-based approach. We facilitate learning journeys, where discovering, uncovering, applying and reflecting is all part of the process by which participants learn useful skills and knowledge they can apply right away.

Learn by doing

Build, create, experiment! We know from more than 20 years of experience that people learn best through active doing and making.

Work in teams

Collaboration is the modern core competence in a world of complexity and constant change.

Real-world ready

We build learning around actual examples and practical tasks to make it all immediately relevant and useful.

Global network of experts

We work with world-leading industry experts to provide the most cutting-edge content.

Course goals

What you’ll learn

By taking the advanced business collaboration course, the participant should gain,

Knowledge

You will have a deeper understanding of the theoretical background to team development and group dynamics. In addition, you will be more aware of the importance of reflection and feedback as tools for continuous learning. You will know how to work with teams and culture development.

Skills 

You will get experience in building trust and confidence in teams and enhance collaboration by using and applying tried and tested tools and methods based on empirically tested theories. You will also be able to effectively use reflection and feedback for personal development and team building. You will gain experience in facilitating group reflection and uncovering what is said in the unsaid.

Competence

You will be aware of ways to increase collaboration through the understanding of human needs in groups and the dynamics theirin. You will have the competence to lead/support teams through fast moving change and provide/harvest continuous learning at all times. You will get tools for identifying the potential/diversity for a team to reach its full potential.

Who takes this course

Who will join you

  • People who are genuinely interested in learning.
  • People who understand that learning is vital to change; both personal and organizational.   
  • People who care about purpose and culture and they are interested in facilitative leadership.  
  • People who want to use the collective wisdom/intelligence of the groups they work with to create better solutions.  
  • People interested in growth mindsets, not relying on past methods to solve today’s and tomorrow’s issues.
Format

What you'll be doing

This course is about HOW you apply tools, methods, approaches and mind-sets. At Hyper Island we design sessions based on experience based learning which means learning by doing. The participants will be working through tasks and exercises experiencing evolving group dynamics, exploring tools for culture and group creation as well as creative tools and models for ideation and collaborative working.

What you’ll take away from this course is the practical use of the tools, how to deal with the ‘how’ and other processes that emerge, as well as having applied and reflected upon your leadership. You will leave having practiced team development in action, seen how you can influence others and having a clearer view on your strengths as a leader through the medium of peer feedback.
During this course, you will deep dive into the Content & Process Model, understanding it, and applying it.

You will get great methods to use, insights to share with colleagues, friends, and customers, new ideas ways of collaboration and tools to lead the change.

—   
Helena Johansson
Swedish Newspaper SVD