It’s Here: Workplace Bullying is now Real and Serious

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Tweet It’s Here: Workplace Bullying is now Real and Serious A recent article in Dateline Australia announced new standards in workplace bullying policy for which workplaces in Australia will be held accountable: “On April 24, 2013 WorkSafeBC announced that its Board of Directors has approved three new occupational health and safety workplace bullying and harassment […]

Workplace Bullying: 3 Reasons One Georgia County Government Banned Bullying

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Tweet Workplace Bullying: 3 Reasons One Georgia County Government Banned Bullying What will it take for employers to enact and enforce anti-bullying legislation, prohibitions, and policies to make a difference for targets of bullying?  One county government in Georgia is leading the way. Taking a stand for the rights targets of bullying, forward-thinking leaders in […]

“Once a Bully, Always a Bully?” Clarifying a Workplace Bullying Policy

Once a Bully, Always a Bully

Tweet “Once a Bully, Always a Bully”? Clarifying a Workplace Bullying Policy Recently one county government agency Hennepin County (Minneapolis, Minnesota) decided to develop a policy defining and prohibiting workplace bullying. After much deliberation they settled on the narrow definition as follows: “Workplace bullying is persistent behavior by a person or group that is threatening, […]