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The Two Kinds of Psychology

People think and behave differently in certain situations. It can be hard to understand your interlocutor’s point of view if you don’t understand his way of thinking. This can lead to misperceptions and conflicts, which will make it more difficult to work together successfully. The following blog will help you to understand those different ways of thinking and how to prevent them to have any negative effect on your collaboration.

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How to Resolve Disputes: All it Takes is One Simple Skill (OK, Strike “Simple”)

Disputes within a company, either between two individuals, between rival team members or employees from different departments, can quickly turn into internal fights that are bad for everyone involved. If you want to help resolve them, you need to do something that is much harder than it sounds: You need to listen actively.  (more…)

How to Successfully Resolve Conflicts in Your Company (2 of 2)

In the first part of this two-piece article, we looked at the characteristics, objectives, and basic rules of mediation. In this second part, you will learn what each stage of this process looks like.  (more…)

How to Successfully Resolve Conflicts in Your Company (1 of 2)

A company can only be successful if people work together and help each other out. Of course, disputes between colleagues can never be avoided entirely, but if they get out of hand, they can be toxic for your corporate culture.  (more…)

Avoiding Conflicts with Employees: “Foresight is Better Than Hindsight”

If you are an HR specialist or a line manager and have had to deal with employee misconduct, you know how damaging such an internal conflict can be, not only to the employee in question but potentially to the entire company. It is, therefore, worth trying to avoid such occurrences from happening in the first place.  (more…)

Resolving Conflicts at Work with Employees: A Two-Step Approach

Handling negative staff behaviour and conflicts at work with employees is never easy – as most HR and line managers know. Ideally, you can prevent many instances by setting and enforcing fair and clear rules. But what do you do with occurrences that you weren’t able to keep from happening?  (more…)