Free Midnight Lunch Worksheets

Want to deepen the collaboration capacity of your team? Use these 12 free worksheets to integrate your project work with the concepts in my book, Midnight Lunch: The 4 Phases of Team Collaboration Success, from Thomas Edison's Lab.

Access the worksheets in any order you wish! Be sure every member of your team has a copy of Midnight Lunch to use as you progress!  If someone needs a copy of the book, you can order a hardcover or e-book edition by clicking here

Worksheet #1: Roots of the 4 Phases of True Collaboration (pages 1 - 34)

Worksheet #2: Global Forces Impacting Collaboration (pages 35 - 56)

Worksheet #3: Phase 1 - Capacity: Diversity, and Collaboration Soup (pages 57 - 72)

Worksheet #4: Phase 1 - Capacity: Midnight Lunch and Collegiality (pages 72 - 91)

Worksheet #5: Phase 2 - Context:  Accelerating Individual Creativity (pages 92 - 119)

Worksheet #6: Phase 2 - Context: Pathway to Breakthroughs (pages 119 - 149)

Worksheet #7: Phase 3 - Coherence: The Power of Inspiration (pages 150 - 169)

Worksheet #8: Phase 3 - Coherence: Fostering Debate and Progress (pages 169 - 197)

Worksheet #9: Phase 4 - Spotting and Leveraging Complex Systems (pages 198 - 216)

Worksheet #10: Phase 4 - Social Media and Virtual Networks (pages 216 - 236)

Worksheet #11: Phase 4 - Harnessing Collective Intelligence (pages 236 - 249)

Worksheet #12: Facing the Future - The Impacts of Collaboration (pages 250 - 254)



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