Wilder Collaboration Factors Inventory

A free tool to assess how your collaboration is doing on 20 research-tested success factors
​The inventory takes about fifteen minutes to complete. It can be distributed to a small group of leaders in the collaborative, during a general meeting, or via mail to all members for the most complete picture. You can tally your score manually or online.  
Take the free online inventory, or register your group to take the online inventory, and receive the group's summary scores for each of the 20 factors.
Order the bookCollaboration: What makes it work, a review of research literature on factors influencing successful collaboration (2nd ed.), for an in-depth review of collaboration research and to learn more about the development and use of the inventory.
Purchase the tool and instructions for administering, scoring, and interpreting the results, or view the inventory: The_Wilder_Collaboration_Factors_Inventory_print_version.pdfWilder Research List of 20 Collaboration Factors Inventory 
RAND study reports reliability data for the instrument.

 Use Policy

​Organizations are free to use the inventory for noncommercial use with the following citation:
Mattessich, P., Murray-Close, M., & Monsey, B. (2001). Wilder Collaboration Factors Inventory. St. Paul, MN: Wilder Research.