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What are the Methods for Managing Conflict ?

This article throws light upon the top three methods adopted for managing conflict in an organisation. The methods are: 1. Collective Bargaining 2. Conciliation and Mediation 3. Arbitration. Method # 1. Collective Bargaining: It is the process of direct negotiation on a collective or group basis between the representatives of employers and their employees for […]

Conflicts: Meaning, Causes and Results | Industries

After reading this article you will learn about:- 1. Meaning of Conflicts 2. Sources of Conflict 3. Stages 4. Causes 5. Views 6. Impact 7. Results 8. Resolution. Meaning of Conflicts: Disputes between individuals and between groups are characteristic of human behaviour. Conflict (dispute) is a type of behaviour which occurs when two or more […]

Conflict: Features, Causes and Consequences | Organisation

After reading this article you will learn about:- 1. Meaning of Conflict 2. Features of Conflict 3. Philosophy 4. Causes 5. Consequences 6. Management. Meaning of Conflict: Conflict is a state of discord caused by the actual or perceived opposition of needs, values and interests. A conflict can be internal (within oneself) or external (between […]

Relationship between Conflict and Organisational Performance

After reading this article you will learn about the relationship between conflict and organisational performance.   Organisational performance is low when conflict is at two extremes: high (Point C) or low (Point A). Organisational performance is high at moderate levels of conflict. 1. At low level of conflict, that is, point A, there is usually […]

Main Types of Conflict | Organisation

This article throws light upon the three main types of conflict that occur in an organisation. The types are: 1. Individual Conflict 2. Interpersonal Conflict 3. Intergroup Conflict. Type # 1. Individual Conflict: Though generally conflict arises between two or more persons, it may also arise within an individual. This happens when a person cannot […]