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Difficult Conversations: 3 Questions To Ask Yourself
Episode 2926th August 2021 • School Business Leadership • Laura Williams
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In the final episode of the Summer of CPD series, I’m flying solo and I’m tackling a big topic – difficult conversations.

I talk you through the three questions that you need to ask yourself before you have a difficult conversation with a member of staff and how to deal with a variety of possible scenarios.

The episode at a glance:

[1:00] I talk about the importance of clarity, expectations and boundaries

[3:28] – I share my tips on how to be sure you’re being reasonable

[6:52] – I talk about how to approach the conversation and in what scenarios you might need to adapt

[8:52] I share my own experiences with difficult conversations and my advice on how to overcome the dread of having them

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