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ProFound Spring Newsletter – Collaborating Effectively

ProFound Quarterly Newsletter

Spring 2011 Issue:  Collaborating Effectively

As humans, we often are able to come up with improved solutions to difficult situations when we are able to talk through a variety of aspects of a problem with a peer. This sort of collaboration allows a person to see a problem from a different perspective and to understand more of the complexities a certain situation may present.

It stands, then, that individuals in the workplace who are allowed and encouraged to seek input from varying colleagues will produce more creative and solid solutions to problems than a single individual. Building upon each other’s ideas and sifting through promising and weak solutions will provide not only a greater quantity of options, but also a greater quality.

Collaboration in the workplace is […]

  • MCG Creative team @ Hank Kominskies Studio outing April 22, 2011
    Gaining A Fresh Perspective Gaining A Fresh Perspective

    Gaining A Fresh Perspective

Gaining A Fresh Perspective

As professional communicators and storytellers, our team enjoys taking advantage of an opportunity that will enhance our skills and provide fresh perspectives. Art and its expression abounds in Northwest Arkansas, and recently our creative division chose to spend a morning with world-renowned (and Fayetteville-based) sculptor Hank Kaminsky.

MCG Creative team @ Hank Kominskies Studio outing April 22, 2011

Following a tour of the studio, Hank introduced our group to a workroom filled with sand trays, rubber stamps of phrases and letterings, and an assortment of small objects and trinkets. He asked us to think of a word reflective of our individual place in life, and then instructed us to use the rubber letters to imprint those words in the sand molds. We later learned the letters used […]