Articles 2017-05-20T18:51:51+00:00

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  • SERENITY NOW!
    told Elite Daily that greater diversity in the workplace for many people than there is in their outside life may contribute to more civility at work. There are also consequences at work for uncivil behavior. Those surveyed put the blame for the incivility ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-26
  • Employers, your to-do list needs to include preventing workplace violence
    Stories of workplace violence, including homicides, have become too commonplace in the media. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration ... to the threat of workplace violence, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-25
  • 15 Reasons You Have To Be A “B” To Get Through Pregnancy
    When you are pregnant you become a target. You become a target for uninvited hands on the belly, advice for which you didn’t ask, and horror stories you could have done without. It’s just part of what comes with being pregnant. It’s a pregnancy ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-23
  • He Who Smelt It Dealt It: Farting Etiquette In The Workplace
    I have loyal readers who follow me on social media and I invite them to write me for workplace advice ... I would not accept behavior like that. If we normalize farting then what’s next? Picking your nose or cutting your toenails in the office? ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-22
  • Silence or violence: Toxic classroom rhetoric poisons discourse
    but advocating violence—even in the name of “jest” or “art”—shows a lack of civility, tolerance, and respect for human dignity. Once the precedent of enabling and encouraging this behavior was set, it was no surprise that Middlebury students ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-19
  • How to Be the Best Ally You Can be to an LGBT Co-worker or Colleague
    You stick to this golden rule and that is a good basic strategy as human civility and trust come from simple questions ... shot at a high performing team as we have seen from numerous workplace research regardless of LGBT status. What can you do to ensure ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-19
  • Want Your Career to Flourish? Understand and Apply This Simple Principle
    Illuminating the reality underlying perceptions at work, D'Alessandro writes: For the most part, it is not the single Big Event that defines you, but the patterns you establish, brick by brick, over time. It is your day-to-day behavior in a business ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-19
  • Don’t Break These Important Unspoken Office Rules
    Social media has made the workplace ... Don’t take food at work unless you know it’s yours. And another thing: Wash your hands before you eat. We’ve already discussed basic hygiene principles and the need for proper bathroom etiquette. ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-16
  • Trump Team Disgracefulness Power Rankings — Week 2
    To underscore the bravado at work here, Kasowitz also currently represents OJSC Sberbank ... led to heartening calls by congressional leaders from both parties for greater civility and unity in our politics. But not from the hyper-grandiose former Speaker ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-15
  • Is America descending into political violence again? I asked 12 experts.
    and the habits of conflict resolution Hodgkinson learned as a perpetrator of domestic violence before we go seeking “political” answers in his enthusiasm for [Sen. Bernie] Sanders or the memes he posted on social media. As for America, there are ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-15
  • Super Chickens: A Lesson in Competition
    William Muir has dedicated his research to group behavior and measuring productivity ... s Super Chicken study has been used to draw parallels to education and the workplace. Specifically, where does the balance of competition and cooperation land? ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-14
  • Most Americans Say Workplace Is Civil
    The workplace is the one place Americans are most likely to find refuge from society’s increasingly pervasive and offensive behavior ... third of people: civility training in schools (49 percent), employees reporting incivility at work to employers ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-13
  • The Workspace Of Tomorrow: Part 1
    Technologically more savvy and internet empowered, theirs is a truly mobile lifestyle. The graduate workforce entering ... A key driver of this trend to optimize facility utilization and efficiency is an increasingly mobile workforce. ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-13
  • How to Take Back Your Dignity After MS Strips It Away
    Practicing good manners and learning proper etiquette for christenings ... Once again in the world, at work, the bank, the grocery store, we see that things haven’t changed. But we have. It’s like coming back from three tours of duty in an interior ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-12
  • What It Actually Takes To Unleash Discretionary Energy
    The Single Most Powerful Driver Of Human Behavior The choices we make about how to behave are governed by our values. Your values are your operating system. Whether you’re at work or at home ... the quality of their workplace culture goes up and so ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2017-06-12