Collaboration – the final countdown

This was the last week of the writing element of the collaboration. Tomorrow, the document moves to the translation stage of the project.  I must admit that I am not unhappy to be handing it over to our French colleagues. All in all, we got engagement to varying degrees from all but one of the… Continue reading Collaboration – the final countdown

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The Slow Bicycle Race

This is the second week of the collaboration project and this blog post will reflect on what progress we have made. What have I learnt? We didn’t appoint a team leader which was a mistake in retrospect, as it is becoming clear how necessary the role is.  Putting a structure on the process important, and… Continue reading The Slow Bicycle Race

Virtual Collaboration

This semester we are working on a virtual collaboration project. We have been assigned to teams with Irish, US and French students with a brief to develop a piece of instructional content for a non-technical audience documentating a collaborative tool.  The objective for the first week was that we would all introduce ourselves, and begin… Continue reading Virtual Collaboration