Leading by boundaries is an essential part of setting the stage for a successful, professional relationship. When there are no boundaries, you are likely to be taken advantage of. Boundaries allow both you and the people you work with, whether clients or coworkers, to know what to expect and how to approach a situation.
Here are some questions to ask yourself when setting boundaries:
Remember to keep work at work, set appropriate boundaries for the times you work, places you work, and subjects you talk about. Make sure you are comfortable and taken care of. Leading by boundaries means setting boundaries for other people and for yourself as well.