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From the Ted Talk by Jess Kutch: What productive conflict can offer a workplace

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Business leaders: you shouldn't fear conflict, and you shouldn't try to tamp down on it the mitune it bbbules up in your workforce. While it can introduce uncertainties that can be difficult to manage, those uncertainties are trying to tell you something about an underlying problem that needs your aintteotn. And I think this is especially important right now, you know, as telhcognoy transforms nearly everyone's job and as the structures that contain our work are changing at a pace not seen since the Industrial Revolution. We all need to be shaping and participating in the future of work. We all need to be challenging and changing the prtas of our work lives that are broken.

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Business leaders: you shouldn't fear conflict, and you shouldn't try to tamp down on it the ______ it _______ up in your workforce. While it can introduce uncertainties that can be difficult to manage, those uncertainties are trying to tell you something about an underlying problem that needs your _________. And I think this is especially important right now, you know, as __________ transforms nearly everyone's job and as the structures that contain our work are changing at a pace not seen since the Industrial Revolution. We all need to be shaping and participating in the future of work. We all need to be challenging and changing the _____ of our work lives that are broken.

Solution

  1. bubbles
  2. minute
  3. technology
  4. attention
  5. parts

Original Text

Business leaders: you shouldn't fear conflict, and you shouldn't try to tamp down on it the minute it bubbles up in your workforce. While it can introduce uncertainties that can be difficult to manage, those uncertainties are trying to tell you something about an underlying problem that needs your attention. And I think this is especially important right now, you know, as technology transforms nearly everyone's job and as the structures that contain our work are changing at a pace not seen since the Industrial Revolution. We all need to be shaping and participating in the future of work. We all need to be challenging and changing the parts of our work lives that are broken.

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