Collaboration - what does it mean? D&D14 Collaboration can take both a physical or digital form. Collaboration encourages shared ownership of the work/process. This can make it difficult to move forward or make decisions. What does a collaborative team look like? - The 9 types of collaborator was referenced. We noted the importance of defined roles within a collaborative team. Some leadership or direction can be necessary for successful collaboration and good facilitation. Shared aims and heading in the same direction assists the collaborators to move forward. Plan - prepare - deliver - reflect - report. Clarity from all participants as to what is expected of them and/or the process. Collaborations will be successful if creating within a framework/ prior agreement of outcomes.