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Conflict and wellbeing: How one impacts the other – Training Zone

Conflict management is now often a standard component of HR’s training portfolio. But conflict can be managed in very different ways, so how should one choose between the alternatives available when designing your training programmes? The customary way to assess conflict management approaches is to consider their effectiveness in resolving disputes. But resolution is not […]

Category: Training Zone | Wednesday 1 May 2013 | Author: Anna Shields
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How to turn conflict-avoidant managers into conflict-competent managers – Training Zone

Given the ongoing economic uncertainty, it is no surprise that workplace conflict is on the increase. The threat of redundancy and restructuring, real or perceived, deeply unsettles and creates tension in the workplace. Issues become magnified and conflicts, big or small, take on much greater importance than they otherwise would if everything was going well. […]

Category: Training Zone | Tuesday 20 November 2012 | Author: Alex Efthymiades
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Workplace wellbeing: essential for CPD – Training Zone

Mediation offers an informal and flexible way to deal with conflict. Most employees and employers report positive outcomes from mediation. Managers trained in how to handle difficult conversations can significantly improve wellbeing in the workplace. Workplace conflict can seriously impact on training managers’ continuing professional development. Fear not though, Anna Shields has a few pointers to navigate […]

Category: Training Zone | Monday 27 June 2011 | Author: Anna Shields
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