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Common Conflict Management Mistakes
by Profiles International
Anytime a group of people come together, there’ll be some level of differing in opinions. But conflict isn’t just natural, it can be productive if people know how to handle it well. In an article posted in February 2015, Profiles International pointed out that while most managers lack formal “people skills” training, they can easily learn to manage the conflict by avoiding four common conflict management mistakes.
It’s budget time and again this year, you’re expected to do more with less. But instead of looking at last year’s budget to figure out what you can cut, why not take time to review what you delivered last year and the resulting impact? Armed with past history and a plan to evaluate, you’ll be in a much better position to work on your budget and deliver more measurable results in the future. Get started with some key steps.