Leadership and Conflict Management Presentation


Conflict may occur in many different aspects of people’s lives, and how individuals respond to conflict may differ depending on the situation. This assignment provides the opportunity to apply what you have learned about team leadership and conflict resolution and management to a situation you may have encountered in your own life.

Review the Microsoft® PowerPoint® resources to enhance your presentation. (If you have difficulty accessing this link, click on the Library tab, then Media Library. In the Search field, type PowerPoint. A series of PowerPoint-related materials should appear.)

Consider a time you encountered a workplace situation in which there was conflict within a team.

Create a 7- to 9-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation with detailed Speaker Notes for each slide on leadership and conflict management. In addition to introduction, conclusion and reference slides, discuss the following:

  • Provide a brief summary of the conflict situation.
  • Describe the response of leaders to the situation, and based on their response, determine the leadership theory that they most likely employed. Provide a justification for your determination.
  • Describe methods of conflict resolution and management that either were utilized, or could be utilized in this situation.

Review therubric posted in Student Materials to the right before completing the presentation to help you meet expectations.

Incorporate and format citations and references (on both your slides and speaker notes) from research with correct APA formatting (see APA formatting guidelines in the Centers for Writing Excellence for assistance).