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How To Get Cooperation from Other Departments

One challenge that is often brought up in our courses is that of lack of cooperation between departments. Although you’re all working for the same company, other departments may appear to slow you down. Here are some tips in working with this situation.

In dealing with other departments, begin with an assumption that they are as competent as you are. Everyone is doing his or her best, and everyone is busy. Remember that ultimately, you’re all on the same team. Your positive attitude will get better results than complaining and whining about the lack of help you get. Treat them as you would like to be treated. Learn More