A workplace, for obvious reasons, is a tough, challenging environment. Each employee may be part of a team, but they’re also individuals with different aspirations, attitudes and personalities. Though everyone is working towards a common objective, working styles will be different, and clashes will happen.
However, maintaining a friendly and productive environment is easy: Don’t be offensive, and never make arguments personal; Change your perspective – develop a ‘solutions’-driven mindset rather than a ‘problem’-finding mindset; And measure your words – here are 12 phrases that should never be spoken in the workplace.
12 Things You Should Never Say At Work (and what to say instead):
Infographic by – Headway Capital