Back to Basics: Dealing With Bullying in the Workplace

Workplace bullying involves repeated, intentional acts of aggression, hostility, social isolation, or disrespect. These acts often happen face-to-face, but can also take place via email, text messaging, or social media platforms. Bullying can seriously damage a...

Supporting Employees Facing Retirement

Do too many organisations see retirement as an event rather than an ongoing process which both the employer and employee should work towards doing well? It is well known that impending retirement can be stressful for employees. This is particularly true if they have...

An Employer’s Guide to EAP Services

Employee assistance programs (EAPs) started in the USA in the 1940s to provide a service that was primarily focused on mitigating the negative effect of alcohol use and abuse on job performance. Since then EAPs have become much broader-focused and cover a far wider...

Turning Around a Bad Work Environment

    A bad, or toxic, work environment is one in which dysfunctional, highly stressful interactions are the norm; and where supervisors and co-workers routinely mistreat each other and act in self-serving ways without considering the benefit of the whole team or...