08th Dec 2014

Do internet safety contracts really work to help with cyber bullying?

I often get asked by parents if internet safety contracts, or some other such tool, is a good idea or just a waste of time for helping their child deal...

18th Nov 2014
Creating and running an anti-bullying program.

Dos and don’ts for creating and running an anti-bullying program.

All school officials, staff and parents should be scrutinizing the anti-bullying program in their schools. The following article is a great listing of dos and don’ts for creating and running...

07th Nov 2014
Thomas Mulcair vs. Justin Trudeau: Political entrapment?

Thomas Mulcair vs. Justin Trudeau: Political entrapment?

Recently, several women have come forward to bring charges against Canada’s well-know CBC radio host Jian Ghomeshi for sexual harassment in the workplace. As a result of the Jian Ghomeshi...

30th Oct 2014
Bullying through a child's eyes can have horrendous consequences..

Looking through the eyes of love: Abuse through a child’s eyes.

I must admit I thought twice about publishing this article. It’s heart-wrenching… but then I realized that looking at abuse through a child’s eyes may be just what those who...

24th Oct 2014
Negotiating expectations:  Essential strategy for SMART supervisors.

Negotiating expectations: Essential strategy for SMART supervisors.

Negotiating expectations is an essential strategy for a successful work force for SMART supervisors. Employees sometimes find themselves working in the blind: They’re not sure what they should be doing...

16th Oct 2014
job bullying

Workplace Bullying – A Silent Epidemic

Workplace Bullying has been a silent epidemic, but this is rapidly changing as more and more victims come forward. Dr.’s Gary and Ruth Namie, President and CEO respectively of the...

10th Oct 2014
Positive post-its campaign

Positive post-its campaign targets bullying and raises self-esteem.

In response to a disturbing bullying incident in her school, grade 11 student Caitlin Prater-Haacke started a positive post-its campaign. Caitlin attends George McDougall High School in Airdrie, Alberta. Caitlin...

03rd Oct 2014
NoBullying releases the guide to bullying and peer victimization today.

NoBullying releases the guide to bullying and peer victimization today.

Bullying and peer victimization are two negative aspects of school life for teens, children and even adults. NoBullying releases today the guide to what is bullying and what is peer...

29th Sep 2014
Sleeplessness and insomnia.

How sleep loss can affect you.

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19th Sep 2014
Why is the Bully Bullying at Work? Debunking Some Myths About Why People Bully

Eyes wide open: Debunking myths about bullies and bullying.

While most of us don’t spend much time thinking about how to make another person’s life miserable, bullies do. Along with the increasing awareness of bullying and its consequences, some...

09th Sep 2014
hostile work environment

Just what is a hostile work environment?

We have all heard the term “hostile work environment”, but do you know what it means? Unless you are an attorney, you may not quite understand everything that constitutes a...

05th Sep 2014
recognizing the bully in your workplace

Recognizing the bully in your workplace.

Recognizing the bully in your workplace can be difficult for anyone but the victim. The victim knows who is bullying them. They live it every day, stress about it during...