Change can be difficult- companies

     One day two camels were talking.   One camel said to the other camel, “Why do we have these two humps on our back?”  The second camel replied, “We travel many miles in the desert and we need to have a reserve of water and that is why we have the two humps on our […]

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Dealing with Difficult People

  Fred was hired to do a survey of supervisors and managers.  The survey was divided into 10 parts.  Two of those parts related to relationships; one was union relationships, the other human relationships.      When it came to union relationships, Fred found that the people who scored the lowest were those supervisors who were […]


Workplace Bullying

Bullying occurs in many ways, having many faces, and occurring in many different places and situations.   Bullying is a terrible insidious action that happens and it affects everyone involved.  Many people don’t even recognize that bullying is occurring.  We can easily observe bullying when we see someone going up to another person with a fist […]


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Workplace Bullying Scenarios

      Workplace Bullying Scenarios – What would you do? Scenario One S/he laughed at my joke. Doesn’t that mean that it was welcome? Remember, too, that often people feel uncomfortable setting boundaries. In this example, you may laugh at the joke because it was told by another employee and you feel that they’re […]


What is workplace bullying

        Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Sexual harassment is unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature, which detrimentally affects the work environment, or leads to adverse job-related consequences for victims of harassment. In order for behavior to be considered sexual harassment, it must contain three elements. It is of a sexual nature. It […]


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Do boys and girls bully differently

        When it comes to bullying boys and girls can bully using the same actions but we do see a difference when we look at it as a whole. Boys do what we call direct bullying, this is punching, kicking, shoving, knocking books out of people’s hands, throwing things at another person. […]


School policies on bullying

      Bullying in schools has become a huge problem in our schools according to the national education board 15% of all school absenteeism is directly related to kids being bullied at school. 1 out of every 10 students who drop out of school does so because of being repeatedly bullied at school. The […]


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the Brain – how does it affect students decisions

When it comes to bullying I can safely say that everyone has been excluded at one time or another in their life. It may have been in kindergarten or on a sports team, how about at a party or you were the last one chosen. Exclusion hurts us emotionally. Have you ever broken a bone […]