How to speak up about a body odour problem

No-one wants to have a conversation about body odour with a colleague but sometimes it’s unavoidable. It’s certainly better to speak up and solve the problem than to live with the unpleasantness, listening to people talk about the problem but not to the person. Follow the guidelines, practice your own conversation on the template provided and step up to the conversation with confidence.
Description

No-one wants to have a conversation about body odour with a colleague but sometimes it’s unavoidable. It’s certainly better to speak up and solve the problem than to live with the unpleasantness, listening to people talk about the problem but not to the person. Follow the guidelines, practice your own conversation on the template provided and step up to the conversation with confidence. 

Contents

1. Introduction
2. Set the tone
3. Open the conversation
4. Describe the problem
5. Describe your view of the situation
6. Ask for a response
7. Manage the dialogue
8. Ensure commitment to a solution

A template is included on which you can plan your own conversations and if you wish, return it to Straight Talk for personal e-mail feedback.