Webinar - Collaboration and the War for Talent

partner compensation partnerships profit sharing Nov 04, 2021

This recorded webinar (55 mins) on Collaboration and the War for Talent discusses the interrelated and reinforcing nature of talent retention and collaboration.

It draws on research and practical examples to explore the propositions that:

  • Collaboration is a weapon in the War for Talent

  • Well-managed talent operationalises collaboration

The topic is examined through the lens of the partner and employee life cycle:

  • Before: talent attraction, and talent acquisition through merger

  • During: retention and engagement

  • After: life beyond partnership/employment‍


About the experts



Presenter: Heidi K. Gardner, PhD, is a Distinguished Fellow at Harvard Law School and Faculty Chair of the school’s Accelerated Leadership Program, Smart Collaboration Masterclass and other programs. Dr. Gardner's book Smart Collaboration: How Professionals and Their Firms Succeed by Breaking Down Silos (2017) is a Washington Post bestseller. Her next book, Smarter Collaboration, scheduled for release by Harvard Business Press in fall 2022, captures new research, case studies and practical, tested applications of the concepts in a range of industries. Dr. Gardner is the author of more than 80 books, chapters, case studies, and articles. Her groundbreaking psychometric tool, the Smart Collaboration Accelerator, developed after a decade of primary research, has been adapted by leaders worldwide as a practical tool for embedding a collaborative culture.


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