Conflict. For some it is a four letter word. For others, it is the welcome and necessary opposite pole to harmony. Here are some of the truths about conflict that I have observed over my years facilitating teams through decisions.
I recently attended a women’s executive event where a male executive stood in front of the audience and told the group, to their utmost horror, that he felt an MBA was a waste of money. I won’t mention who this very recognizable Canadian film industry executive was… but suffice it to say, there were a number of unpleased female managers in the crowd.