4 Ways to Deal With Obnoxious People

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Have you ever had someone come into your museum who has driven you crazy?

Maybe they continually interrupted you while you were speaking, or kept on wandering off and getting distracted, or maybe they were just being downright rude.

What do you do when you run into someone like this?

Psychology Today recently published an article that will help you out next time one of those off-putting people crosses your path.

Obnoxious people museums are filled with all sorts of interesting personalities

Obnoxious people can be detrimental to overall group cohesion

Obnoxious people problems can be diffused

4 Ways to Deal with Obnoxious People Understand the Source of Your Annoyance

4 Ways to Deal with Obnoxious People Ignore the Person or Behavior

4 Ways to Deal with Obnoxious People Confront the Person

4 Ways to Deal with Obnoxious People call the person obnoxious

4 Ways to Deal with Obnoxious People preserve that individual's self esteem

4 Ways to Deal with Obnoxious People be proactive and improve museum experience

Special thanks to Jared Ozga for his help in summarizing this article for Museum Hack.

Original article written by Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.  Published by Psychology Today, follow them on Twitter.

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