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  • 5 Office Etiquette Strategies to Stop Bullying in Its Tracks
    This type of behavior includes verbal and written abuse, humiliation, threats and intimidation, even work sabotage. Bullying can impact mental health, motivation, and job satisfaction. What's the etiquette in your workplace? Realizing that the atmosphere ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-06-19
  • Why do employers keep providing the same ineffective sexual harassment training?
    The lawsuit charged that the bank’s Vice President ... The revelations of the Me Too movement prompted a national reckoning about the myriad ways that women are mistreated in the workplace. ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-06-19
  • 6 Email Tips That Help You Look Good at Work
    n a business email. Women, be careful not to use minimizing language in both verbal and written communication. Revisit tip #1. If the movers and shakers in your company compose emails in a certain way, initially start with the accepted culture. Even if the ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-06-14
  • The biggest office bathroom pet peeves (and how to avoid them)
    Here are some of the most common pet peeves employees complain about when it comes to ... soap is an inexpensive way to show your employees you care. You don’t need to spring for antibacterial soaps or hand sanitizers; they’re no more effective than ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-06-13
  • Over 60% of women see rules on heels enforced at work, study finds
    More than 80 percent of the female respondents said they had suffered health problems as a result of wearing heels, while a quarter were informed during seminars on workplace behavior that wearing them was considered basic etiquette. Discussions were held ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-06-12
  • ver 60% of women face enforcement of heels at work, study finds
    More than 80 percent of the female respondents said they had suffered health problems as a result of wearing heels, while a quarter was informed during seminars on workplace behavior that wearing ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-06-12
  • McDonald’s Faces 25 Harassment Complaints — Backed by Time’s Up
    Some of the women who have come forward were as young as 16 years old, and faced alleged behavior that included groping ... 40% of female fast-food workers experienced unwanted sexual advances at work. The survey also revealed that as many as 42% of ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-06-01
  • How To Spot a Toxic Co-Worker
    Echoing the extent to which toxic employees affect profit, research on civility at work indicates ... of how their behavior manifests, the result is the same: a workplace culture that’s charged ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-05-31
  • What Happens After a Dementia Diagnosis?
    According to one study, the ApoE4 gene affects behavior 50 years back or more ... Patience, as I had never known, was at work in my life in ways that could only be God’s doing. ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-05-30
  • Try This Experiment If You Say “Sorry” Too Much
    Could apologizing be holding you back at work? As with most things in life ... Much of the advice I read about navigating the workplace is geared toward young women who have male bosses. How do the dynamics change when there’s a woman in charge? ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-05-30
  • A Week In Seattle, WA, On A $68,000 Salary
    She's launching a new project and wants my help with copywriting. She Venmos me the $800 we agree on to get started on the brand story, and I transfer it to my bank. I love getting paid in advance, and it's great to have a project with someone I already ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-05-30
  • Brickbat: Eat It
    Soon after her son Carter was born, New York mom Elizabeth Dominguez was informed by staff at the Niagara Falls hospital she gave birth in that her urine test had come back positive for opiates. She was certain she hadn't used drugs. She and her husband ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-05-27
  • Jim Carrey Tweets A Graphic & Accurate Description of Abortion While Depicting Killing Alabama Governor
    At least you seem to know how grisly an abortion is. Your image is accurate down to the abortionist’s cannula suctioning out the brain matter of the fetus, sort of like a serial killer at work. Bravo Jim Carry, you do know what an abortion looks like. ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-05-21
  • Unsuck DC Metro Called Out Public Transportation’s Failings, So Local Media Doxed Him
    For those of us who live in Washington, D.C. and rely on public transportation, Unsuck DC Metro has been a dose of sanity in a world gone mad. The beloved Twitter account has long spotlighted train delays, broken escalators (of which there are many ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-05-21
  • Best. Benefit. Ever. These Employees Bring Their Pups to Work
    Employees of Achieva Credit Union don’t need to imagine this scenario. They bring their dogs to work. Employees at Dunedin, Florida’s, Achieva Credit Union headquarters have the best perk ever. They can bring their dogs to work. Tara Murphy, ... read more
    Source: Speaker’s Bureau: Civility in the WorkplacePublished on 2019-05-21