The value of functional conflict can come from the following desirable outcomes: Agreement: strive for equitable and fair agreements that last Unresolved conflicts typically come back as problems in the future, so it is best to handle conflicts positively so that an mutually acceptable agreement can be made. Stronger Relationships: build bridges of goodwill and trust for the future So conflict that is resolved positively is more likely to lead to future interaction and information sharing between parties. Learning: greater self-awareness and creative problem solving If no one ever disagrees with you, you may stop learning and developing. Mistakes people make are typically what they remember most and what shapes their future behavior.
What do you feel about the following and please tick whichever you feel most suitable Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree I have some ideas about how to do things better , but I don't bring them up because they would violate our policies and procedures My work and hobbies expose me to a wide variety of new ideas and practices I am confident of my ability to produce valuable new ideas and solutions We are encouraged to solve problems in certain ways, rather than to explore unconventional approaches There are a number of people in my workplace who have succeeded in part because of their high level of creativity My leaders and managers encourage new ideas and they are open to new ideas. Do you agree that you fully understand the organizational core values and organization provides atmosphere to nurture the same? There is so much of pressure to finish one thing and get to next that I rarely have time to take a thoughtful, lengthy approach to a problem People who exhibit creativity at my work place are rewarded for their efforts Have you ever had a feeling that a problem exist in the organization between the management and the employees to be more innovative at workplace?
Survey Sample Size : 53 respondents from 5 different offices of the company ABC
People who exhibit creativity at my work place are rewarded for their efforts
In some of the great places to work-companies, employees are allowed to spend some time on the projects of their interest which may not be related to the department There is so much of pressure to finish one thing and get to next that I rarely have time to take a thoughtful approach to a problem
I have some ideas about how to do things better, but I don't bring them up because they would violate our policies and procedures
My leaders including managers encourage new ideas
Short outline of the idea Excellence groups Business Unit Level Employee with idea Screening at Department level Results may be reviewed in Monthly Meetings Small Ideas for individual work-areas & departments Implementation of idea by employee at work place with small fund issued 21 days