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The Collaborative Habit by Twyla Tharp

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PRODUCT: The Collaborative Habit by Twyla Tharp
SIZE: 9" high x 7" wide
MATERIALS: Softcover
An important and useful skill: In education, collaborative classroom learning is replacing head-to-head competition. In business, the best leaders are team-builders who can inspire great group efforts. Twyla Tharp uses her decades of experience to explain why teamwork is a superior way of working for some of us and inevitable for almost all of us.

The essential lessons of group effort: Tharp takes readers through the most common varieties of collaborations, including working with a partner, with institutions and middlemen, outside your expertise, in a virtual partnership, with a friend, with someone who outranks you, plus how to deal with toxic collaborators, and much more. 

Examples from one of America's greatest collaborators: Twyla Tharp shows how she built successful collaborations with Jerome Robbins, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Frank Sinatra, Billy Joel, Elvis Costello, David Byrne, Milos Forman, and four generations of great dancers.

168 pages, Simon & Schuster.
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