Scott Adams has never been a fan of management. Adam’s cynical view of work life is illustrated in his Dilbert cartoons. In the November 6-7 edition of the Wall Street Journal, he said, “The primary purpose of management is to kill any hope that staying with your current job will work out for you.” Basically, […]
conflict at work
Conflict in the workplace is a painful reality and a key reason for poor productivity and frustration. Do you have people in your workplace that cause problems for everyone else? Do they create additional work for others? One point is clear–conflict does not magically go away and only gets worse when ignored.
They’re here, there, everywhere. They upset managers and fellow employees–even themselves. Who are “they?” If you haven’t already guessed, “they” are the negative employees most people encounter in the workforce at some point. If not carefully managed, they can suck the energy out of your business and your personal life. What is a negative employee? […]