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Conflict

  1. 1.  This is a word that causes most of us a great degree of discomfort, anger, frustration, sadness and pain.  The dictionary defines “conflict” as a struggle to resist or overcome, contest of opposing forces or powers, strife, battle. A state or condition of opposition, antagonism, discord. A painful tension set up by a clash between opposed and contradictory impulses.
  2. 2.  A simple disagreement between team members, if unresolved may escalate into avoidance, inability to work together, verbal assaults, and resentment.  In the worst cases, it may also lead to hostility and eventual separation from the organization. Therefore, it is important that the confict be resolved as soon as possible.
  3. 3.  Disagreeing with another  Complaints about our performance  Criticism of our behavior or attitude  Fighting with another  Stress inducing event in which we are confronted in a negative way  A threat to our control  An anger producing event  A threat to our security  Taking a risk  Risking the loss of acceptance.  A time when no one is communicating  Defending our rights when they are being ignored.
  4. 4.  Time of growth for the parties involved.  Timey which problems can be solved creatively by looking together at a variety of alternatives.  Chance to evaluate our performance objectively.  Time for us to increase our knowledge of one another.  Chance to reveal our unique ways of thinking, acting and feeling.  Chance to show understanding, respect and acceptance of the unique ways in which others think, act and feel.
  5. 5.  Chance to be the “Devil’s advocate” in regard to our position, attitudes, and beliefs.  Opportunity to clarify our roles and functions in certain situations.  Process by which feelings ultimately can be aired openly and freely.  Compromise that will leave all parties involved in a winning situation.  Moment of honesty, which can result in a lifetime of improved communication.  Way in which we recognize our deficiencies and brainstorm alternatives to correct them.  Time to clarify our expectations of others.
  6. 6.  Chance to be the “Devil’s advocate” in regard to our position, attitudes, and beliefs.  Opportunity to clarify our roles and functions in certain situations.  Process by which feelings ultimately can be aired openly and freely.  Compromise that will leave all parties involved in a winning situation.  Moment of honesty, which can result in a lifetime of improved communication.  Way in which we recognize our deficiencies and brainstorm alternatives to correct them.  Time to clarify our expectations of others.

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