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Rules for Productive Conflict

Productive Conflict RulesAre there any rules for productive conflict management.  According to many one of the greatest tools available to leaders today is conflict. Constructive conflict can be a resource that can enable any organization to grow and expand.

Finding people who are different than we are is something that most organizations avoid.  Being willing to communicate with those who differ from us can produce amazing results.

Organizations cannot be effective without different thinking.  However, most people are afraid of the conflict that can be produced by differences.  There are many who will avoid conflict rather than engage one another.  The greatest organizations are not afraid of diverse people or the possibility of conflict.

The former CEO of five businesses, Margaret Heffernan explores the all-too-human thought patterns — like conflict avoidance and selective blindness — that lead managers and organizations astray.

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Quotes to Help in Dealing With Conflict:

A good manager doesn’t try to eliminate conflict; he tries to keep it from wasting the energies of his people. If you’re the boss and your people fight you openly when they think that you are wrong – that’s healthy. – Robert Townsend

Whenever you’re in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude. – William James

Conflict is inevitable, but combat is optional. – Max Lucadeo

Conflict is the beginning of consciousness. – M. Esther Hardin

In dwelling, live close to the ground. In thinking, keep to the simple. In conflict, be fair and generous. – Tao Te Ching

Conflict builds character. Crisis defines it. – Steve V. Thulon

There are some people who always seem angry and continuously look for conflict. Walk away from these people. The battle they’re are fighting isn’t with you, it’s with themselves. – Unknown

Hatred stirs up conflict, but love covers over all wrongs. – Proverbs 10:12 NIV

Christian life might bring conflict and friction but under peace that surpasses all understanding. – Unknown

The greatest conflicts are not between two people but between one person and himself. – Garth Brooks

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Dale Roach

Dale is the creator of "Like A Team."He has been working with businesses, charity organizations, volunteer groups and church groups in the development of teamwork for over 25 years.The goal of "Like A Team" is to help share the knowledge and skills of healthy team creators across the planet.
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