Archive for the ‘The Beast’ Category

Study Suggests Rude Behavior in the Workplace Is Contagious

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

By Zawn Villines, GoodTherapy.org Correspondent

Incivility—defined as unsociable or rude behavior—in an often politically charged workplace can spread like a virus from one employee to another, according to a new study published in the Journal of Applied Psychology. Researchers say workplace unkindness can leave employees feeling psychologically fatigued, and that exhaustion can cause them to mistreat other workers. This cycle can lead to a workplace that some may consider emotionally abusive.

Read full article here. (Note my comments at end of article)

 

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Attention Colleague Larry Shore Who Calls Himself a Professor on Linkedin

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Recalling as I do, your short stint as chair of the #D:F/M grade appeals committee, this link’s for you!

The Syllabus as a Contract

How Unchecked Capitalism and Massive Inequality Made America the Bully Nation

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

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Coming to New York Soon!

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

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Breaking News

Friday, December 12th, 2014

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More Thoughts About Colleague Larry Shore’s Request to Post on the WORD Blog

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Addressing specific comments below:

Gregg Morris, editor of the WORD and this site.

Gregg Morris, editor of the WORD and this site.

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