Managing people can be an incredibly rewarding experience, but it also comes with its fair share of challenges. One of the most delicate aspects of managing people is navigating their emotions and feelings.
As a manager, it’s not uncommon to encounter team members who are experiencing a range of emotions, including anxiety, stress, frustration, and even anger. Knowing how to effectively manage these emotions and support your team can be the difference between a high-performing, engaged team and a disengaged, demotivated one.
In a recent post on Reddit, a user shared a story about having to make an employee use a lint roller before meetings. She asked the internet to weigh in on if she is being a bit of a jerk or not. Read on for the details.