Respect and Professionalism in the Workplace
Course Code: WTD 125
Course Name: Respect and Professionalism in the Workplace
Department: Human Capital Services
Length of Session: 1 Hour
Audience: Supervisors and Managers
Session Description: The purpose of the session is to create an awareness of the needs of others in order to accept and acknowledge how their needs differ from our own needs. Respectful working relationships and respectful workplaces are integral components to increased productivity, teamwork, and morale. The skills learned in their session will contribute to the minimization of negative conflict and subsequently discrimination, harassment, and retaliation complaints.
Session Objectives: As a result of this session, participants will:
- Explain the importance of respectful relationships and respectful workplaces
- Identify some causes of interpersonal conflict
- Discuss communication skills that promote respectful relationships and respectful workplaces
- Identify K-State resources to address interpersonal conflict.