Imagine you’re in the middle of a wild jungle, left to your own devices. The only person with you is somebody you have a difficult relationship with. What will you do? Most likely you will not start a discussion about your dislike, you even would not think about it. Instead, you’ll look for each other’s gifts and talents to survive in this wild environment. You’ll help each other to overcome hurdles and make your way. Such a cooperative effort will be a unique bonding experience for the two of you. Why don’t you do the same with the colleague you find difficult to work with?
You’re under pressure because you definitely started this important project too late. How