Avoiding Conflict

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Uncomfortable with conflict regardless of the condition which exist inside the organization. Tend to prefer working in subordinate role or to be focused on a specific skill. Very accomplished at their task, can be counted upon to complete what is required of them. Do not like having responsibility for making decisions, but will make sure decisions are carried out. Professions that fit well into this class are accountants, salespeople, fund raisers. Skill Set QualitiesGood Support Staff for More Competitive Personalities; Understand Responsibilities and Very Reliable; Loyal to the Agenda of a Client, Customer, Superior or Institution

Belief-Just Want To Do My Job

Team-Player Ability - Participants on a team must be able to demonstrate their ability to be a team player. Individuals who may not be positively predisposed to working on teams are oftentimes the reason for team failure. Having identified this in her research, Kline (1999) developed a Team Player Inventory (Appendix D). This tool has proven effective in identifying individual attributes that will/will not contribute to the effective team performance.

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