Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

CANCELED: Lunch & Learn: Conflict in the Workplace: Does “Minnesota Nice” make things worse?

Wednesday, March 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

No cost to participate


Tickets are not available as this event has passed.

Please note that the MRAC physical office is CLOSED and that this activity is CANCELED. Do not come to the MRAC office.  Please see MRAC’s COVID-19 Plans page for full details and updated information about our plans. We hope to reschedule many of our Management Training events in the future.

Margaret Jones presents a series of four Lunch & Learns on the topic of communication in the workplace in February, March, April, and May 2020. You can choose to attend one, two, three, or all of these different workshops. Lunch is provided as part of this series. Registration is limited to 15 individuals.

March’s topic is Conflict in the Workplace: Does “Minnesota Nice” make things worse?:
Conflict can get in the way of effective working relationships, hamper creativity, and generate stress. Join this conversation if you would like to learn more about your personal conflict style, and learn a few strategies on how to turn conflict into understanding different perspectives, so you can create a more productive environment.

Presented by Margaret Jones of Margaret Jones Consulting
Margaret brings over 25 years of experience helping companies, government, nonprofit organizations, and individuals tackle their unique organizational and personal communication challenges. Margaret’s work ranges from personal development and coaching, to conflict resolution, group facilitation, employee relations, and strategic planning. The breadth and depth of her experience inform all the work she does. She brings a high level of authenticity and energy to her work which encourages others to do the same.
Connect with Margaret on LinkedIn.


This activity takes place at the MRAC offices. For complete details about MRAC’s access services and accommodations, please visit Accessibility at MRAC. If you would like any modifications to aid your participation in this activity, please indicate requests in the registration form (if applicable) or reach out to Scott Artley at scott@mrac.org or 651-523-6384.

Attendees to MRAC trainings should be affiliated with a group that applies to MRAC for funding or should be staff or volunteers of arts organizations in the 7-county metro area.


Wednesday, March 18
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
No cost to participate
Event Category:


Bethany Whitehead


Metropolitan Regional Arts Council
2324 University Avenue West
St. Paul, MN 55114 United States
+ Google Map
Skip to content