Who Else Wants Good Relationships With Colleagues?

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!What’s in a Word? Recently I was working with two colleagues, Joe and Daniel. They had been friendly and had worked well together for close to two years, but their relationship had suddenly turned sour and was affecting the entire […]

Conversation Management Techniques

As a meeting manager one of your key jobs is to keep the group on track. If you have been tracking the conversation, including the topics and where the group is in the PowerfulWork conversation model (see my earlier blog post), you can use any of the following tools to reorient a group that appears […]

Conflict Strategies: Transforming Conflict into Productivity

A recent study (PDF) conducted by CPP, Inc. in partnership with OPP, Ltd in Europe and Fellipelli in Brazil examined workers in nine countries to see how different cultures view conflict. The authors reported astounding findings! Here are some of the findings: 85% of employees at all levels experience conflict to some degree In the […]