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12 Strategies for Conflict Management in the Workplace

Managing Conflict in the Workplace: 12 Tips to Restore the Peace

In a study conducted by the American Management Association, supervisors spend on average 24% of their day managing conflict in the workplace. This can be a conflict that the supervisor is directly involved in or conflict between coworkers that the supervisor must get under control before it becomes an issue. What is Conflict Management in …

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8 Best Team Management Apps and Task Management Software in 2020

Benefits of Apps for Teams Team management apps are great tools to manage projects and teams. Both teams working remotely or teams in the same location can use these tools. All the apps listed below have desktop, android, and iOS versions so they can be used on any device. Teams can see huge benefits from …

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Group Dynamics: 5 Team Stages of Development

Team Dynamics: What Are the 5 Stages of Team Development?

The 5 stages of team development are something every newly formed group goes through. These stages are very important for team dynamics and chemistry. Some groups progress through the stages faster than others but they all go through the stages. The five stages are forming, storming, norming, performing, and adjourning. This model of forming, storming, …

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Group Dynamics: Understanding Team Member Roles in The Workplace

How to Use Team Member Roles to Easily Form the Best Team

How Do Team Member Roles Effect Group Dynamics? Team member roles and the people you have in those roles has a huge effect on group dynamics and the success of the team. Putting the right people together on a project can be the difference between the success or failure of the team. This a crucial …

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Are You Making Any of These 13 Mistakes as a New Supervisor?

13 Factors to Avoid as a New Supervisor and How to Succeed

Being a new supervisor can be challenging at times. In fact, there are many problems or issues you run into as a new manager that you haven’t had to deal with before. While there is no definitive way to lead people there are many mistakes and factors to avoid as a new supervisor. Common Factors …

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You’re Exactly Where You Chose to Be; Make Better Decisions

You Chose to Be Here! How to Make Better Decisions

I know what you’re saying “My decisions have nothing to do with the predicament I’m in.” “I didn’t choose to be broke.” “I didn’t choose to get laid off.” “I didn’t choose to have a boss that I can’t stand.” “I didn’t choose to have all these problems in my life.” The fact of the …

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