Archive for May 7, 2019
Everything in life is about relationships. Personal relationships, romantic relationships, family relationships, and work relationships are examples of the types of relationships that comprise every aspect of our lives. The health or your marriage is dependent on the relationship you have with your spouse just like your productivity at work is dependent on the relationship you have with your coworkers and supervisors.
Some may argue that this isn’t necessarily true; that you can get your job done regardless of whether you get along with your co-workers. However, anyone who has worked in a hostile environment created by workplace conflict can attest to how distracting it can be and how much it can directly influence productivity.
Workplace disputes typically impact a wide range of people; not just the coworkers directly involved in the dispute. This creates tension and uneasiness. It also creates awkward situations where employees may be put in a position to listen yelling o