Difficult people at work? We all know they exist, and mostly we work round them. But this general epithet 'difficult person' hides deep roots that are sometimes difficult to deal with. Eberybody has to rub along together at work, right? After all, most of us work in teams and being a team-player is understood to be a tstandard requirement...right? Well, of course not.
Why we study and what we study seem to be linked to earning a living, rather than preparing us for life. The two are linked, but as so often happens we lose sight of the bigger picture.
Being a an effective leader means working at developing one's [...]
Challenging behaviour at work takes up energy and eventually leads to burnout. Fix it before it's too late. It can do real damage if it's allow to continue.