How to bully a bully at work
The Bully at Work by Gary Namie
A landmark book that blazed light on one of the business worlds dirtiest secrets, The Bully at Work exposed the destructive, silent epidemic of workplace bullying that devastates the lives, careers, and families of millions. In this completely updated new edition based on an updated survey of workplace issues, the authors explore new grounds of bullying in the 21st century workplace.
Gary and Ruth Namie, pioneers of the Campaign Against Workplace Bullying, teach the reader personal strategies to identify allies, build their confidence, and stand up to the tormentor - or decide when to walk away with their sanity and dignity intact.
The Namies expertise on workplace bullying has been featured in such media outlets as The Early Show, CBS Radio, The Howard Stern Show, CNN, PBS, NPR, USA Today, and theWashington Post.
This is the best book on what workplace bullies do and how to stop them in their tracks. The Namies remarkably useful and concrete advice has helped millions of people, and The Bully at Work will spread their tried-and-true wisdom to millions more.
Robert I. Sutton, Stanford Professor and author of The No Asshole Rule
Sheds light on one of the business worlds dirtiest secrets - corporate bullying.
Dayton Business Journal
Filled with remedies for an ailment that is ravaging workplaces…
Harvey A. Hornstein, PhD
6 Reasons Why People Are Bullied at Work
With the Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow amongst various senior MPs to have been accused of bullying more junior staff in Parliament, the limelight is finally being shone on workplace bullying. Oade says that in order for an incident or aggression to be classed as workplace bullying, all three of the above need to be present at the same time. As understandable as this is, reacting in this way makes it easier for the bully to attack again in the future. Doing so is of course nerve-wracking, but it can help the target retain control and throw the issue back to the bully, while demonstrating that the target is in charge of how they act under pressure. Workplace bullying is about power, and this is how the bullying dynamic is established.
What is workplace bullying?
In honor of National Bullying Prevention this month, some companies are doing their part to combat aggression early. Every day , kids skip school due to fear of bullying or exclusion, according to the Anti Bullying Institute. Burger King also put out an anti-bullying campaign showing how infrequently we report bullying. Research from University of Phoenix professor Dr. Women are typically more at risk for being bullied in the workplace than men. New Jersey native Courtney, 27, who declined to give Moneyish her last name, can relate. She works in human resources and says she was bullied by co-workers after she took off two weeks to get weight loss surgery.
Sharilee shares her experience with a workplace bully and the mistakes she made, with the hope of helping others to NOT do the same. We know about bullies at school, but when we graduate from school and get jobs, we expect it to stop, right? We're grown up. How can anyone bully an adult? The sad reality is, people can be bullied at any age and in any situation. The tactics may change, but the motive is not that different.