In this 3-part bundle, “You Talkin’ to Me?,” managers learn a variety of ways to handle conflict in the workplace, whether it’s personal disagreements or coaching a team to resolve issues. Each course is eligible for SHRM and HRCI credit.
Webinar 1: Managing Workplace Conflict
Credit: 1.5 HRCI, 1.5 SHRM
Studies show that managers spend up to 40 percent of their time addressing conflict in the workplace, and unresolved conflict causes high employee turnover and even litigation. In this webinar, you’ll learn about strategies to successfully manage conflict and avoid counterproductive responses. Among other things, you’ll learn about:
- The consequences of unresolved conflict for your organization, including:
- High tensions, stress, and anxiety
- Reduced effectiveness, productivity, and quality
- Increased absenteeism, turnover, hostility, and even violence
- 13 strategies for constructively confronting conflict
- How to understand your role in conflict
- The ways that managers can make conflict worse
- The 9 hot buttons that can inflame conflict, and what to do about it
- How to utilize a conflict model outlining your five major options
- Dysfunctional behavior to watch out for based on your personality
- Techniques for mediating conflict
- Assertive vs. aggressive behavior
Webinar 2: Conflict Resolution: Keys to Success
Credit: 1.25 HRCI, 1.25 SHRM
In this practical webinar, you will discover the underlying causes of workplace conflict and learn essential strategies for successfully resolving conflicts. You’ll learn how company productivity is critically impacted when conflict isn’t resolved.
You will also learn:
- How your own relationship with conflict is a driving force in achieving effective outcomes
- When coaching tools can help accelerate results
- Effective phrasing and body language that can make or break outcomes
- Specific examples of workplace conflict resolutions
Webinar 3: Dealing with Unrealistic Expectations at Work
Credit: 1.5 HRCI, 1.5 SHRM
In this practical webinar, you will learn how to navigate the challenges of working with bosses and others who have expectations for tasks, projects, and performance that are beyond realistic. This webinar is designed for Human Resources professionals, supervisors, managers, and others who require performance expectation skills.
You will learn how to:
- Set task deadlines
- Evaluate the workload
- Distinguish between high and unrealistic standards
- Manage others’ expectations
- Determine when to ask for help
- Use coaching tools for clearer communication
You will learn from case studies and professional examples of diverse situations. Participants will leave with practical, on-the-job tips and tools.
HR Advisors LLC
Wes Pruett is owner of HR Advisors LLC, a consulting practice that provides service to clients who seek to align their business and employees creating successful outcomes and excellent work environments. After 20 years in senior leadership within the Mayo Health System he founded HR Advisors. Mr. Pruett provides solutions to companies for a wide variety of HR issues including compensation, compliance, policy development, performance management, and employee relations. Mr. Pruett regularly facilitates employee training related to communication, leadership, coaching, and strategic planning. He is a business coach helping leaders achieve goals. Wes earned a Masters in Healthcare Administration at the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management and an M.S. in psychology.
Dr. Miriam Reiss, DSS, MCC, Executive Coach and Trainer/Facilitator, helps foster optimal team and individual workplace functioning. Dr. Reiss works with a diverse range of companies and industries, from technology and finance to retail and manufacturing. She authored “The Self Esteem Experiment,” co-authored “Branding & Marketing Mastery, and is a Master Certified Coach (MCC), the International Coach Federation’s senior ranking. Reiss holds a Doctorate from Peace Theological Seminary and a Master’s Degree in Applied Psychology from the University of Santa Monica.
You will receive credit for each session that you attend.
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