A Survival Guide: Dealing with Difficult People – Leederville WA

Date: 12 July 2017 9:15 AM – 11:30 AM
Location: Kailis Bros, Leederville

Join Business Women Australia Director, Lyn Hawkins at the Leederville Success Circle with leading health psychologist Dr Vanessa Thiele to hear how to deal with challenging and stressful situations at work caused by difficult people.

When people work together, conflict is often unavoidable because of differences in goals and personal styles. Difficult people come in every variety and can be especially problematic when they are attacking you, undermining your professional contribution or challenging your leadership.  Work conflict creates real stress, drains energy and hampers productivity, but it also impacts life outside work, your health and wellbeing.

Dr Thiele will explore the impacts and strategies to deal with difficult people.  Leaders, managers and team members need to understand how to approach these difficult situations and regain a feeling of strength and personal position. Join the conversation and hear pragmatic tips on how to deal with relationship challenges.  Book your seat today to avoid missing out.


Dr Vanessa Thiele: A Premium member of Business Women Australia and Circle Leader, Dr Thiele is the Director of Action Potential Group.  She is sought for her expertise as a health psychologist, motivation & engagement specialist. She completed her doctorate of health psychology at Deakin University in order to help people to achieve excellence in their lives and their workplaces.

Learn from some incredibly talented Business Women Leaders

Business Women Australia Success Circles are women-only events and limited in size to allow a supportive, immersive and connected experience for learning and sharing. Book your seat quickly to avoid missing out.


Success Circles provide professional development and knowledge sharing for:

  • business owners
  • entrepreneurs
  • executives and managers
  • professionals
  • women on boards
  • emerging leaders
  • women who desire growth and real connections

More than networking!

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