Companionate Love

Barsade and O’Neill describe companionate love as:

  • Co-workers who collaborate well, side by side, all day long.
  • Staff freely expressing caring and affection towards one another.
  • Employees that safeguard each other’s feelings.
  • An individual showing tenderness and compassion to another when things don’t go well.
  • Supervisors who show genuine affection, care, compassion and tenderness towards their employees.