Secrets Of Great Team Members

get along with coworkers
get along with coworkers

By Robert Half International

Anyone who's worked in information technology for any length of time has probably been asked to join a project team. Working with a group of colleagues can be fun, as teams become infused with camaraderie and a shared sense of mission. But being a group participant can also be challenging, especially for technology workers whose interactions are often focused on a computer screen.

Nonetheless, the ability to collaborate with others is an essential skill in the IT world. If you can't work with others on a project team, your ability to take on positions of ever-growing importance in your organization may be hampered.