What strategies do you use to build and maintain effective working relationships?

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Example of a good response to this question: My approach to building and maintaining effective working relationships is to focus on clear and consistent communication. I strive to communicate regularly with my colleagues and peers to ensure that we have a mutual understanding of our respective roles, goals, and expectations. I also make sure to actively listen to others and be open to feedback, which encourages mutual respect and trust. When conflicts arise, I look to resolve them through collaboration and compromise, while also respecting each person’s individual perspectives. Additionally, I make sure to give credit where credit is due and recognize the efforts of my colleagues. All of these strategies help to cultivate a productive and positive working environment.
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Team interaction
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