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These online programs are designed for you to explore subjects you’re passionate about, with the opportunity to earn a FutureLearn Award to demonstrate your learning.

Develop your collaboration skills

Collaboration skills are some of the most highly sought-after soft skills among employers in all industries. That’s because most of us will need to work closely with others at some point in our professional lives. As such, the ability to work in a team to deliver results is vital to an organisation’s success. Collaborative skills help us work together towards a common goal, allowing us to share knowledge and combine abilities.

Collaboration and communication are also two of the attributes that make humans so unique and successful. However, although central to our lives in many ways, these skills often require work and refinement for us to apply them effectively. With an online course, you can work on developing your own collaboration skills.

Learn the most important skills for teamwork and collaboration

Teamwork and collaboration in the workplace are always useful. Whether you work in an office with others or in a remote team, there will always be challenges to overcome. The ability to work together with others can often solve such problems.

These two areas require a host of soft skills if you’re to be successful when working collectively. Communication, planning, and resource management are all relevant to teamwork. The ability to use discussion to reach a common goal is also essential, as explored in this course on online learning.

Good collaboration skills are in demand around the world

Collaboration, along with other skills such as creativity and time management, is in high demand at the moment. Businesses and organisations around the world are looking for those people who can work well with others, lead their co-workers, and deliver results.

With one of our online courses, or our program on collaboration, communication and remote working, you can develop effective collaboration skills and learn about some of the key principles behind them.