Posted on December 18, 2013
The Harvard Business Review asked former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, “What’s the secret to developing strong, decades-long working relationships with peers?” She answered, “Treat people well. Don’t mislead them. Don’t be prickly. Don’t say things that are aggravating. Try to be as agreeable as you can be. Try to be helpful rather than harmful. Try to cooperate.” We can all take this to heart and learn from the interview.