Education

The Office for Conflict Resolution currently offers a workshop to help manage and resolve conflict in the workplace. A description of the current program appears below.  In many cases, we can tailor programming to meet the specific needs of individual departments or groups. If you are interested in hosting a workshop, please contact us at ocr@umn.edu.

Workshops – 

Conflict Competency: Moving From Avoidance to Opportunity

  • This introductory workshop looks at the causes of workplace conflict and our responses to it.  It examines the impacts of unaddressed problems on the individual, the team and the organization, and provides practical advice on how to prepare for difficult conversations.