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Working with difficult people by Rubina Ratnakar

Life Skills Tue, 29 Jun 2021 10:21:39 +0000

There are around 7.9 billion people in the world with different personalities and natures. Every person thinks he is right in his own way. Some people adjust with each other while some do not adjust themselves in the situation. That’s when we call a person difficult. In this blog, Rubina Ratnakar brings some tips for working with difficult people.

The first thing you should be doing is being calm and show some patience. The person is already difficult to deal and you have to be the one who is doing the thinking and making things work.

Try to understand his perspective. Some people think right but they lack the skills to convey their thoughts properly. Some people may even have anger and anxiety issues due to which they may easily lose their temper and not be able to communicate their thoughts. You should give them a chance to explain what they actually want and mean.

Even though people are talking really bad about the person, you should not let that affect your behavior with him or her. Treat the person with respect and refrain from behaving differently with him.

If someone is troubling you or bullying you, you should step up and confront the person. It is okay to tell how you feel about them and how are their actions affecting your mindset. If matters get worse, you should seek help from the higher authorities as well.

Gossips are a common thing in almost every kind of environment. People love to talk about other people and always want to know what is going on in other people’s lives. While some people are really into gossiping, one should refrain from getting into such situations at the workplace. Do not be the reason behind a fight at the office or behind misunderstandings being created in the work environment.

If the person is really difficult to deal with then you should try to avoid that person. Prevention is always better than cure. So, you should avoid getting into a difficult situation, as much as possible.

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