Each workplace conflict has a definitive lifecycle, and each stage of the lifecycle represents varying points for possible conflict resolution. If not handled properly at the stage the conflict is identified, youll experience conflict escalation vs. conflict resolution. Understanding the lifecycle of a conflict is a critical skill, as is recognizing the value of a supportive and collaborative approach to resolution (coming in future modules within the course)! After completing the required readings: Articulate the lifecycle of a conflict. Summarize the reasons why conflict often escalates over time in the workplace. SLP Assignment Expectations Conduct additional scholarly research to gather sufficient information to support your understanding of a conflicts lifecycle. Provide a response of 3-5 pages, not including title page and references.