Updated 2/25/2020
BPost -Thursday Tip for the Workplace 08-27-15


More than 50 percent of workplace bullies are bosses, according to a 2014 survey by the Workplace Bullying Institute (WBI).

More than 65% of workplace bullies are men towards women workers, according to the WBI study

More than 30% of cyberbullying incidents go unreported.  It is more likely to be reported if injury is involved.

85% of 19 year old males, victims of cyberbullying, do not report the incidents, according to Trolled Nation’s survey.

More than 55% of bullied workers are older workers, according to poll results reported by WBI, with the average age range of 40 through 50+ years of age.

“Whilst accidents and assaults injure and kill people quickly and spectacularly, bullying and consequent prolonged negative stress injure and kill people slowly and secretively. The outcome, though, is the same.”

~  Tim Field


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