Method to deal with workplace conflict

Sai Nischal Dasari



Workplace conflicts exists in the large and SME(Small and Medium) Enterprises which can affect the workflow of an organization (Lipsky,2003).

Conflict resolution are the method solve the workplace conflict in which there are different sub methods which will be discussed.

Effective Atmosphere

The atmosphere of the organization should be effective such as the workplace would not have any threats (Huan,2012).

The distractions should be avoided so that the employees can be motivated.

Solving the problems instead of extending.

Clarifications of the Perception

Identification of the conflicts should be done so that the solution can be proposed.

There should be no conflicts between the desires and the needs as both factors are necessary (Hyde,2006).

Identification the risk level of conflicts.

Conflict resolution chart

Mutual Benefits

There should be some agreements which are having the policy of mutual benefits (Jordan,2004).

New beginnings should be initiated.

Instead of blaming the individuals , the solutions should be proposed.


Expressing the positive factors to all employees at workplace.

Maintainability of the professionalism should be done (Troth,2002).

Access should be equal for all employees.


Conflict resolutions at workplace has been discussed.

Multiple solutions to resolve the conflicts has been described.

Conflicts should always be avoided at the workplace.


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