Parents teach their kids how to get along with others, and they enable them to build meaningful relationships for the rest of their lives. But the education shouldn’t stop upon entering the workplace. There’s a big difference between getting along and forming strong relationships with your peers, and although leaders preach about positive work environments, do organizations care to develop the relationship building skills employees need to do important work? How can companies get at the “softer side” of organizational development and ensure their workers’ time there is meaningful?
- Michelle Reina, Co-Founder and CEO, Author, Reina Trust Building Institute