Conflict – Apply What You’ve Learned
As we learn in chapter 13, working in a team often involves recognizing and resolving conflict. In this assignment, you’ll recall a situation and analyze it in terms of what we know about conflict.
- Define conflict in your own words.
- Identify and describe a situation where conflict occurred when members of a group or team were interacting with one another. It can be work, social, or academic in nature.
- Identify – was it functional or dysfunctional? Explain your decision.
- Using one of the five conflict-handling styles from chapter 13 page 588, describe how you would have handled the conflict if you were in charge. Explain why the style you chose would be effective.
Submit a response of no less than 500 words.