How to Collaborate – Lessons From Jazz – Lesson #4 : Never Say No

This is the fourth in a series of new posts that explain how you can apply the lessons of jazz to collaborate successfully. * Never Say No “It’s impossible for me to feel like there’s only one way to do a thing. There’s nothing wrong with having one way of doing it, but I think…Read more How to Collaborate – Lessons From Jazz – Lesson #4 : Never Say No

How to Collaborate – Lessons From Jazz – Lesson #3 : Make Room

This is the third of a series of new posts that explain how you can apply the lessons of jazz to collaborate successfully. * Make Room "Only play what you hear. If you don't hear anything, don't play anything." Chick Corea A collaboration is a set of relationships and as in any relationship both parties…Read more How to Collaborate – Lessons From Jazz – Lesson #3 : Make Room

How to Collaborate – Lessons From Jazz – Lesson #1 : Respect

This is the first of a series of new posts that explain how you can apply the lessons of jazz to collaborate successfully. Respect “Music is my mistress and she plays second fiddle to no one.” Duke Ellington Jazz - like any collaborative process - is rooted in respect.  Respect for oneself. Respect for others.…Read more How to Collaborate – Lessons From Jazz – Lesson #1 : Respect