You’re passionate about making an impact … and you know that high-level collaboration is the key. Now you can confi dently and consistently create the relationships, partnerships, and groups that achieve outstanding success. Group Alchemy: The Six Elements of Highly Successful Collaboration synthesizes Deborah Pruitt’s dual perspectives as anthropologist and accomplished organizational consultant into six elements proven to make groups more successful: consistently producing outstanding results and enjoying a rewarding and inspiring collaboration experience. As you work through Group Alchemy, you can take the leap to the next level and create a group culture that serves your vision. You will learn the elements of alchemy that: • Inspire people to stay focused on results and give their best. • Quickly establish the foundation for high-level collaboration with any colleague or partner. • Eliminate common hidden barriers to group success. • Prevent the typical breakdowns and frustrations in groups that put the brakes on what is possible. • Expand the impact of every group you’re involved in, whether or not you’re the formal leader. • Increase your personal impact in all your relationships. With the group alchemy formula you can consistently generate the communication and trust necessary for truly successful collaboration—the kind where people personally invest in the group’s goals and aspirations and are willing to do what it takes to reach them. This is the promise of group alchemy, a promise the author has seen fulfi lled time and again in groups that engage this method. Let your group be next!