You are an expert in your field. You know theory and application. You have completed a needs assessment. You know how to get buy-in. You have a RASCI matrix with deadlines and accountable parties. You’ve got your thinking cap on and your listening ears attuned. You are all set up to succeed at this project, except for one tiny problem. Your project partner is a royal headache.
You don’t seem to see eye to eye on anything. They seek the approval of all the wrong people and throw you un