Did you know that the negative behavior by one “bad apple” can slow down your entire team? Because bad behavior is rarely dealt with effectively, whole teams are routinely demotivated as co-workers (and supervisors) quietly allow toxic behavior to continue. This leads to a significant loss in motivation and productivity.
Increase Productivity by up to 40%
Studies show that small group productivity can decrease by up to 40%when a “toxic” individual is involved. And truly toxic people put your effectiveness as a leader on the line. One “Bad Apple” can put your success as a manager at risk.
Every manager needs these skills
We’ve all experienced toxic behavior in the workplace, but what can you do about it? Learning to effectively deal with difficult employees in a way that doesn’t alienate them and doesn’t make you the bad guy is key to getting your team to work together and do their best. In this timely and entertaining session, Bill Maxwell, will share practical ideas and tips on how to deal with slackers, pessimists, and jerks, to help you lead your team out of the toxic swamp.