Tips on dealing with difficult people. Ex. Students with attitudes. Adults with egos.
We all have to deal with difficult people in our lives on a regular or semi-regular basis. We have to work with co-workers who are grumpy and antagonistic. We have to deal with teenagers or elderly people in our lives who are frustrated with the... read more
As fate would have it, I've recently blogged about this:
http://www.allconsidering.com/2009/anno … ople-help/
The comments contain some helpful tips as well.
The central point is, I think, to try and figure out whether there is really something objectively wrong with that other person or whether it's your own sensitivity that causes the annoyance. The next step is to find the appropriate response, which will be different in each case. Facing up to the reasons you're annoyed will help you respond better.
by Paula4 years ago
What are your best tips for dealing with difficult people at the workplace?Often the people we work with are people like family in the sense we don't really pick them! If they have personal issues, or don't work...
by Patricia Scott2 years ago
Is there a way to deal with difficult people effectivelYYou know the ones. They do not listen when you speak, they turn around what you say so you are the one who is at fault or causing the problem, they try to...
by Kylyssa Shay7 months ago
What is the appropriate response if a friend who is truly unattractive is depressed about being so?Attractive women seem to post about feeling unattractive quite frequently. If I don't see such a post on facebook on any...
by Edlira6 years ago
What's your way of constructively dealing with frustration?How do you deal with frustration while dealing with difficult people or situations, without losing your calm?
by Alfursan5 years ago
I read somewhere that being happy is a matter of choice and not destiny. What's your opinion?
by Sherrie Westerfield, Cpht4 years ago
How do you handle difficult people?There are quite a few who would be classified as difficult, type A personalities, in my life. I am basically shy, and an introvert, and find myself constantly being taken advantage of....
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