Respect Your Teammate’s Intimate Space

Dartnell's Teamwork

Maintain appropriate physical distance when communicating with your coworkers.

You’re chatting with a teammate while you wait for the morning coffee to brew. As you lean in to grab the creamer, she takes a step back to move out of your way. Later on, you’re chatting in the hallway with another teammate and you take one step closer to him to whisper something in his ear, and immediately sense his discomfort. While you’ve meant no[…]


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