Includes bibliographical references (pages 113-117) and index.
A primer on anger -- Preventive measures -- How to do it : 25 basic strategies for defusing anger -- Effective listening skills -- Beyond the basics : difficult situations -- The digital landscape -- Coping with your own anger -- Help is at hand.
Does dealing with angry customers eat up staff time, increase stress at public service desks, and undermine morale? This work introduces the many causes and faces of anger as well as practical techniques for dealing with angry patrons. It covers handling frustration and confrontative behavior.