Recently, while I was delivering a Respect in the Workplace training session to a large group of police recruits at the Police Academy in New Westminster, I recalled the reason I joined the London Metropolitan […]
Most of us may pass off children’s books as playful frolics through our imagination.
But don’t write them off so quickly…turns out many of them may even have lessons to be learned for our own workplace.
I found myself heading to Prince George last week in order to deliver a workplace violence prevention workshop for an organization.
I had spent the day delivering back to back workshops for a company, with the […]
Another day – another headline.
Doesn’t it seem that every time you look at the news, another front-page announcement pops up regarding a person losing their job as a result of inappropriate behaviour in the workplace?
“No one likes a tattle-tale.”
Does that bring back memories of being a little kid on the playground? Most likely, they aren’t pleasant memories. They aren’t ones where you proudly puffed up your chest and retorted […]
In my last blog post, I shared various types of bosses that I have had in my years growing up and why I remember them.
The blog post also provided a chart full of positive behaviours […]
There aren’t many sure things in this world, but I can say with some certainty that just about everyone has or has had a boss.
In fact, the key ingredient to working in a Respectful Workplace […]
When I was a junior police officer, my supervisor approached me during one of my night shifts and told me (in front of all of my colleagues) that he had dealt with a complaint that […]
The workplace can be a complex and insensitive beast.
With different personalities scrambling to make themselves known and heard, often not caring too much whether they hurt or upset a co-worker along the way, you might […]
Workplace violence prevention – it’s an important piece of a successful business. Unfortunately, no employer can guarantee the safety of his or her staff. No matter what the job or where it’s located, an employee […]
In a recent blog post, I spoke about the two types of clients that we get hired by in order to provide organizational training for workplace violence prevention.
Those two types of clients fall into these […]
I have always believed heavily on treating people at work with respect and I have been thinking recently about where that attitude comes from.
We all know that people can affect the energy and enthusiasm we […]
It’s not everyday you get the pleasure of sitting next to a pilot on a flight.
And no, I wasn’t sitting in the cockpit with the pilot of the flight I was on, but I still […]