You are the supervisor of a highly specialized team of investigators who only handle the seemingly impossible cases. Your major case squad consists of seven men and two women. Your production for solving the tough cases is very high, and the team functions like a well-oiled machine. Lately, there has been dissension among the team members. One of the more reliable members comes to you and explains that two male members of the team are having a relationship with one of the female members, and there is a jealousy issue. To top it off, the female involved is married to the Operations Commander for Patrol.
- What do you think are the internal stressors for this situation? Explain your reasoning.
- What do you think are the potential external stressors for this situation? Why?
- What do you think are at least 3 things that you would do to deal with this problem? Explain in detail.