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

Healthy U: Episode 41 – Dr. Felicity Lawrence on Workplace Bullying & Cyberbullying

Dr. Felicity Lawrence

Dr. Felicity Lawrence joins Healthy University host, Alan Eisenberg, to discuss her study findings on workplace bullying and cyberbullying. Dr Felicity Lawrence is the Principal of Stop Workplace Cyberbullying and has a PhD in organizational social psychology together with over 25 years experience in Australian private, military and government environments. Felicity is… Continue reading

Healthy U: Episode 7 – Dr. Lynn Curry discusses Workplace Bullying

Dr. Lynn Curry from The Growth Company discusses her new book “Beating the Workplace Bully” with host Alan Eisenberg. Dr. Curry is the President of The Growth Company, Inc., Lynne Curry brings her clients a track record in management consulting; Board, manager and employee training; human resources and organizational strategy consulting.… Continue reading

The Workplace Punching Bag (A Personal Story)

I have learned through my website that bullying is not something that just ends at school age, but that bullies can grow up to be workplace bullies and victimization from bullying happens to adults as well. If that wasn’t clear before, it has become abundantly clear to me through stories… Continue reading

Bullied for Professional Morals (A Personal Story)

Workplace bullying is most certainly another reality in the larger scope of bullying. But when that workplace bullying happens within our own legal system, then it seems more heinous. We trust our police forces to be of a higher moral level than others, but in some cases, as with the… Continue reading

9 Signs of Workplace Bullying

According to the website, there are nine signs that workplace bullying might be a problem at your office. According to a Washington State Department of Labor & Industries report, 47 million American workers or about 46% of them, say they have had to deal with bullying at work this… Continue reading

Dealing with The Boss (A Personal Story)

I received this post from Xtina, who shares her story of trying to start her career and her troubles in the workplace. She works in the media field and I know first-hand as well how egos clash with trying to get the work done in this arena. It is supposed… Continue reading

University suicide points to workplace bullying

Here’s an interesting story about workplace bullying. This happened close to home for me at the University of Virginia. It’s a sad story of a man with depression who, if the story is correct, committed suicide after dealing with agressive workplace bullying. The link to the article is below. I… Continue reading