interpersonal conflict



Human resource management: A situation in which an individual or group frustrates, or tries to frustrate, the goal attainment efforts of the other.

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  • There is interpersonal conflict in the workplace when someone tries to cause trouble with other workers by disagreeing with, or otherwise fighting with them.

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  • I realized that there was a lot of interpersonal conflict going on at the business and it made me very worried.

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  • Sometimes there may be a interpersonal conflict at your workplace and you will need to sit people down and work it out.

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