Managing Workplace Conflict
- Webinar Date: July 12, 2017
- Webinar Time: 1:00pm - 2:30pm EDT live
- Guest Speaker: Wes Pruett
- Industry: Human Resources
- Credit: HRCI 1.5 , SHRM 1.5
Dysfunctional conflict has destructive consequences and studies show that managers spend 20 - 40% of their time resolving or dealing with conflict.
The total estimated cost in US business is $259 Billion.
Unresolved conflict is tied to 50% of employee turnover.
Conflict that results in legal action will cost $$$’s – even if you win.
What impact does negative conflict have on your company and what is the personal impact on you?
Stress, insomnia, anger, resentment, depression?
Do you feel trapped, bullied, taken advantage of? Do you back down or strike back when you shouldn’t?
Is the drama more than you want?
Dysfunctional conflict has a profoundly negative impact at almost every level of business. Fortunately there are actions you can take to turn it around.
- Learn strategies to handle conflict with confidence and poise
- Drive for harmony, reduced drama, and respectful communication
- Thirteen keys to confronting conflict constructively
- Gain perspective on your role in conflict
- Ways managers make conflict worse
- Four keys to confronting conflict constructively
- Thirteen major strategies to help you manage conflict
- Learn the 9 hot buttons that can inflame conflict and what to do about it
- Receive a conflict model outlining the five major options
- Dysfunctional behavior to watch out for based on your personality
- Mediating conflict – techniques when employees are at odds
- Assertive and aggressive behavior – how are they different?