Category: Articles

Difficult Relationships at Work – Dealing with Workplace Conflict

Difficult Relationships At Work Workplace Conflict, Bullies, and What To Do By Charlotte Burton Difficult Relationships at Work – How to Influence the Uncooperative Summary: Difficult relationships and difficult people in the workplace are challenging and frustrating. Learn some techniques…

Dealing with Difficult People: 27 Secrets & Strategies You Can Apply Today

Dealing with Difficult People: 27 Secrets & Strategies You Can Apply Today By Colleen Kettenhofen Editor’s Summary: Everyone encounters difficult people, and experiences the frustrations of interacting with them. But frustration, and the outcomes of conversations with difficult people is…

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Hostile Work Environments – Escalating Conflict and What You Can Do About It

By Gayle Oudeh and Nabil Oudeh Editor’s Note: Pleased to publish this piece, since I’ve seen Nabil work, and he’s certainly a talented and knowledgeable facilitator and trainer related to many conflict issues. In this article, the authors deal with…

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Cross Cultural Negotiation (free advice)

Negotiating Across Cultures Learn to Avoid Cultural Problems When Negotiating Cross Cultural Negotiations By Neil Payne Summary: We often forget that people from other countries and cultures do things differently than we do. In negotiation this can be an important…

Minimising Conflict With Effective Communication (Expert team building advice)

By Lee Hopkins Summary: There’s an intimate link between how you communicate and the conflicts you create or become a party to. Good communicators tend to experience less conflict in their lives. This articles maps out some communication related sources…

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Negotiation Strategies Especially for Couples (Expert Advice)

By Ellyn Bader, Ph.D. Editor’s Summary:Many people are afraid of conflict because they do not know how to negotiate. This article explains why you should learn to negotiate with your partner and the skills you need to learn how to…