The Light

I am heading off on a much needed vacation. But I would not go a week without something for you. I have learned, as I have developed into a writer, that I wanted to try my hand at poetry. So, I have been writing for another site called Niumehttps://niume.com/profile/113759#!/postson many … Continue reading

Workplace Bullying Is a Real Problem

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There are some people who always seem angry and continuously look for conflict. Walk away from these people. The battle they’re are fighting isn’t with you, it’s with themselves.” ~ Rashida Rowe Many times, in our quest to end bullying, we put much of the focus on school-aged bullying of children. … Continue reading

Bullying and School Shootings – Facing the Truth

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“Hurt people hurt people. We are not being judgmental by separating ourselves from such people. But we should do so with compassion. Compassion is defined as a “keen awareness of the suffering of another coupled with a desire to see it relieved.” People hurt others as a result of their … Continue reading

A Look Back at Bullying Recovery in 2016: The Year In Review

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I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something. ~Neil Gaiman … Continue reading

What Every Adult Should Know About How Bullying Affects Adolescents

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“Find a place inside where there’s joy, and the joy will burn out the pain.” – Joseph Campbell Bullying has been a problem for kids since as far back as most people can recall. However, what was once viewed as an unfortunate part of childhood has now become recognized as … Continue reading

Bullying Tip: Silence Can Be Golden

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“Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.” ― Leonardo da Vinci In some ways, this article may seem counter intuitive. Some of the bullying tips shared here will, seem on the surface to be not what you think. That is because what many think are the correct tactics to handle … Continue reading

The Mental and Physical Impact on Bullying in the Workplace

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“There is no gesture more devastating than the back turning away.” ― Rachel Simmons There can be severe consequences, both mentally and physically, to victims as a result of workplace bullying. In fact, according to the Workplace Bullying Institute, 35% of the workforce in the USA have reported being bullied … Continue reading