Work Stress

Conflict in the workplace

Do you have conflict in the workplace? Employees not getting along? Workplace conflict can result in increased absenteeism, decreased productivity, formal complaints and staff turnover. You’d be surprised too (or maybe you won’t be!) to learn that the starting point of most conflict is almost always cause by something quite small. Conflict in the workplace is unavoidable. Workplaces are [...]

Transforming the Accidental Manager

Do you have an Accidental Manager in your business? An Accidental Manager is an employee who has been promoted because they excelled in their employee role. Rarely though, is this newly promoted employee ever provided with training to help them develop effective management and leadership skills. If you purchased a new $300,000 machine you wouldn’t dream of putting an [...]