We know that multi-agency partnership working is difficult.
“Collaboration is by nature inefficient. It is only sensible to collaborate if real collaborative advantage can be envisaged. The strongest piece of advice, therefore, is ‘don’t do it unless you have to’”.
The reports are available on the FASS website.
•Quote from: Doing Things Collaboratively: Realizing the Advantage or Succumbing to Inertia? Professor Chris Huxham and Siv Vangen, Organizational Dynamics, Vol 33, No 2 2004, University of Strathclyde