Let's Have an Argument
- A comprehensive understanding of the primary elements of effective arguments.- An understanding of the important distinctions between an argument and a fight.- A step-by-step process for cultivating and managing healthy arguments at work.
Arguments have gotten a bad rap. It’s time we give teams the tools needed to reframe arguments, use them in a healthy way, and reap the benefits. This session provides participants with an understanding of what makes a great argument and the important differences between an argument and a fight. Participants will uncover the signs of an unhealthy argument and walk away with an easy-to-use framework for cultivating healthy disagreements at work.
Consultant at Habitat Communication & Culture
Paige Oxendine is a Consultant with Habitat Communication & Culture, where she works closely with clients to understand their unique challenges and deliver solutions that make lasting, positive changes. Before joining Habitat, she spent nearly a decade in economic development and workforce development roles, working with organizations of all sizes and across multiple industries. She is a passionate advocate for organizations, managers, and teams and believes deeply in the power of businesses to be a force for good in the world. Oxendine is an active member of the Springfield, Missouri community and currently serves as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of the Springfield-Branson National Airport in addition to roles on CoxHealth’s Young Professional Council and the City of Springfield’s Forward SGF Comprehensive Planning Advisory Committee. She is a graduate of Missouri State University where she earned degrees in Public Relations and Socio-Political Communication and served as Student Body President.