Bullies run rampant through the world, causing unnecessary pain to the lives of people that they choose to victimize. Bullying takes place everywhere and anywhere. It takes place in the workplace, at school and in homes. It takes the form of verbal abuse, bad conducts that are threatening or humiliating to others. Usually, bullies at work or anywhere will target someone and make the person’s life miserable.
Cunningly, bullies in the workplace tend to operate in a clever manner to disguise how they truly behave towards the people they bully. Usually, these bullies are charming outwardly to people they cannot bully. So, it is difficult for others that the bullying isn’t directed towards to believe that these bullies are capable of tormenting anyone. However, when bullies think no one is looking and they see a slight window of opportunity when they think have an upper arm, they behave in an unspeakable manner to those that they bully.
At work, bullies will fib and convince others that they are not bulling anyone, however, if you are at the receiving end of bullying, you can beat them at their own game by dealing with them in a structured manner as shown in the 25 ways below.
Here are the 25 ways to deal with a bully at work:
Remember, bullies lack the empathy to understand that they are causing pain to another human being unless they are told directly and constantly.
Don’t keep quiet about bullying and don’t feel alone or powerless. Be proactive in dealing with any bad behaviour towards you and others in the workplace.
By being proactive against any form of bullying, people do their part to protect the victims and may even guide the bullies into becoming a better people.
Have you successfully dealt with a bully in the past? If so, let’s hear from you.
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