Archive for August, 2018

Implicit Bias Training for Police

Saturday, August 18th, 2018


Weekly Digest for Minding the Workplace, August 13, 2019

Monday, August 13th, 2018

By Professor David Yamada

In countless discussions about workplace bullying, mobbing, and abuse, we often speculate on whether the chief aggressors may have narcissistic, psychopathic, or sociopathic tendencies.

Check out interview of Dr. Ramani Durvasula: “Narcissist, Psychopath, or Sociopath: How to Spot the Differences”

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

WBI 2017 U.S. Workplace Bullying Survey

• 19% of Americans are bullied, another 19% witness it
• 61% of Americans are aware of abusive conduct in the workplace
• 60.4 million Americans are affected by it
• 70% of perpetrators are men; 60% of targets are women
• Hispanics are the most frequently bullied race
• 61% of bullies are bosses, the majority (63%) operate alone
• 40% of bullied targets are believed to suffer adverse health effects
• 29% of targets remain silent about their experiences
• 71% of employer reactions are harmful to targets
• 60% of coworker reactions are harmful to targets
• To stop it, 65% of targets lose their original jobs
• 77% of Americans support enacting a new law
• 46% report worsening of work relationships, post-Trump election