5 Tactics: How to stay sane & thrive in unhealthy workplaces by Dr Flis

5 Tactics: How to stay sane & thrive in unhealthy workplaces by Dr Flis

Have you ever wondered if it's possible to stay sane and thrive, in any workplace? Irrespective of the unhealthy values, attitudes or beliefs driving people's behaviour? Well, I believe it is possible - with the right knowledge, skills, and strategies plus a good support network. Here are five tactics to help you stay sane, and even thrive, in any workplace.

All the best, Dr Flis Lawrence

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Dealing with a rude, disrespectful direct report or staff? Are you feeling a bit stumped? Tips by Dr Flis

Dealing with a rude, disrespectful direct report or staff? Are you feeling a bit stumped? Tips by Dr Flis

Hi Dr Flis,

In the last month I was promoted to a manager position, which I first thought was awesome! Four weeks later and I’m struggling with a real pain in the neck. One of my direct reports consistently interrupts me, sniggers or makes smart jokes at anything I say during meetings. I’ve tried to pull them up, but they ignore me. Their behaviour is also ignored or accepted by the rest of my team.  I’m in a new role and I don’t get why this person’s so special! I just want to stop this behaviour before it impacts my team’s morale, and drives me insane. Can you help me please? Greg

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