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How conflict affects a team:—> positive and negative–
- Group think- close-mindedness- stereotyped views of outgrips- effect on conflict those who are opposed to the group are viewed as weak, evil, biased, spiteful, impotent, or stupid. Negative views of the ‘enemy’ make effective responses to conflict seem unnecessary.
Dysfunctions of a team #2 -fear of conflict
-Fear of conflict leads to artificial harmony
-Productive ideological conflict versus destructive fighting and internal politics
-Create environments where back channel politics, personal attacks and harassment thrive
Productive/good conflict = lack of commitment
The purpose of healthy debate or productive conflict is to:
- Produce the best possible solution and resolve issues more quickly and completely
Good conflict is about unfiltered, passionate debate around issues
Conflict norms must be clear
Purpose of productive conflict is to:
- Produce the best possible solution
-Discuss and resolve issues more quickly and completely