Positive work relationships increase productivity, commitment and overall effectiveness. Start out by creating meaningful relationships at work so that you look forward to working with your colleagues every day. Small talk can lay the foundation for better inter-office connections. Try reaching out to coworkers. People gravitate towards others that show an interest in them, so try asking them questions about their lives. Don’t exclude anyone and be genuine. Do this and your relationships will pay off.
Today’s tip is provided by the Faculty and Staff of the Boston Graduate School of Business.