How to Handle Conflicts in the Workplace
Personality clashes at the office cause tension and reduce productivity. It can be difficult to reconcile different work styles and value systems, but it’s important for colleagues to find a way to get along and avoid feuding.
If you’re losing your patience, consider these tips before you say something that you’ll regret to the guy in the next cubicle. You’ll find advice on how to get along with your coworkers and how to deal with workplace conflicts.
General Conflict Resolution Principles
Conflicts are natural when you’re spending 40 hours a week with someone you might not choose for a friend. Knowing how to get along with your coworkers will help you to increase cooperation and reduce misunderstandings.
Mandy Fard is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW, CMRW) and Recruiter with decades of experience in assisting job seekers, working directly with employers in multiple industries, and writing proven-effective resumes.