Dealing with Difficult People at Work

Sure there are jerks in the world, but why do they all work at your office? How to cope with creeps and cretins.

Summaries

The Power and Pitfalls of Functional Stupidity at Work

Mats Alvesson and André Spicer

Profile Books, 2015

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How to Work with People You Don’t Agree with or Like or Trust

Adam Kahane

Berrett-Koehler, 2017

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The Science of Igniting and Sustaining Positive Change

Michelle Gielan

BenBella, 2015

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Repair Communication Breakdowns, Negotiate Successfully, and Build Consensus...in Three Simple Steps

Donny Ebenstein

AMACOM, 2014

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How to Discuss What Matters Most

Douglas Stone et al.

Penguin, 2000

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Creating Success with the Team You Have – Winners, Losers, Misfits, and All

Sean O'Neil and John Kulisek

BenBella, 2011

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Using Conversation to Master Confrontation

Kathleen Kelley Reardon and Christopher T. Noblet

HarperBusiness, 2010

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How to Motivate Even the Most Unruly Employee

Anne Loehr and Jezra Kaye

Career Press, 2011

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Managing Up, Managing Down, Succeeding All Around

Roberta Chinsky Matuson

Nicholas Brealey Publishing, 2017

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The Surprisingly Simple Secret to Resolving Conflicts Large and Small

Lisa Earle McLeod

Perigee, 2010

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