Envy at work ppt

Envy at work ppt - 2) Dont focus on other people; focus on...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 3/16/11 Envy at work Authors: Tanya Menon and Leigh  Thompson Harvard Business Review-April 2010
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3/16/11 What is envy? The distress people feel when others get what  they want People at all levels of the firm are vulnerable to  envy Intensifies in times of economic crisis
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3/16/11 Damaging Side Effects Two most common side effects Disparagement Distancing Employees feel more resentment when a close  friend succeeds than a stranger Employees would rather learn more about ideas  that come from other companies than ideas that  come from rivals in their organization 
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3/16/11 Stopping the downward spiral 1) Pinpoint what makes your envious.
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Unformatted text preview: 2) Dont focus on other people; focus on yourself. 3) Affirm yourself. 3/16/11 How to manage envy on your team 1) Share power. 1) Make what is scarce plentiful. 1) Give enviers and their targets different spheres of influence. 1) Beware of linguistic triggers. 3/16/11 Relevance to the course Chapter 2- Individual Behavior, Personality, & Values Chapter 4- Workplace Emotions, Attitudes & Stress Chapter 9- Communicating in Teams & Organizations Chapter 11- Conflict and Negotiation in the Workplace 3/16/11 My Comments Interesting article Easy to Read Involved many real world examples 3/16/11 Questions?...
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