Building workplace relationships is a key component of a successful career.
Building relationships is about your ability to identify and initiate working relationships, and to develop and maintain them in a way that is of mutual benefit to both yourself and the other party.
According to Gallup, people who have a best friend at work are seven times more likely to be engaged in their jobs.
And it doesn’t have to be a best friend: Gallup found that people who simply had a good friend in the workplace are more likely to be satisfied.
In this competency guide, you’ll learn:
- How to start a workplace relationship
- Tips for building and maintaining relationships at work
- Supporting behavior statements and development activities