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What is the Importance of Respect in the Workplace & How it Affects Employees (Explained)

By |October 26th, 2020|Categories: Respect Tips, Respectful Workplace|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

What is Respect in the Workplace? Respect is a feeling when you treat someone well for their qualities or character traits, but respect can also be a manifestation of dignity towards people. Respect should be [...]

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The Inclusion Illusion

By |October 22nd, 2020|Categories: Respectful Workplace|Tags: |

There is no escaping the conclusion that we have work to do if we truly desire to create a more equitable economy and society. If inequity in our society is compelling enough for you to commit to take action, here are 4 examples of meaningful actions you can start doing to become an active inclusionist.

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Disrespectful Employees: How to Handle them Easily? (Strategies from A to Z)

By |October 12th, 2020|Categories: Disrespectful Employees|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

What is Employee Disrespect? Employee disrespect is considered as any act type of behavior by the employees which are inappropriate and unethical. It includes many things such as verbal abuse, loud tone, and bullying. This [...]

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Examples of Showing Respect to Others & Why it’s Important?

By |September 18th, 2020|Categories: Respect Tips, Respectful Workplace|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

All of us live in a world which is filled with conflict. Worldviews and opinions like and dislikes, they all vary as the number of people on this planet. The vast majority of us like [...]

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Race, Place and Social Change

By |June 26th, 2020|Categories: Respectful Workplace|

June 5, 2020 panel discussion featuring: Paul Meshanko, Author of The Respect Effect; Dr. Helen Holton, Former Baltimore City Councilwoman; Vic McCraw, Former State Director, Peace Officer Standards & Training; Amos White, CEO, White Internet Marketing

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The World’s Best Adaptability & Resilience Training is Now Available Online (Try it for FREE!)

By |April 8th, 2020|Categories: News, Respectful Workplace|Tags: |

For over 50 years, Increasing Human Effectiveness® has been recognized as the world’s best individually-focused adaptability and change management program. Until today, IHE has only been available as a live, in-person workshop. In light of the global Coronavirus crisis, our team has decided to produce and release a beta version of the very first IHE E-Learning series ever.

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10 Simple Things You Can Do (and NOT Do) to Practice Civility, Respect & Inclusion at Work

By |March 4th, 2020|Categories: Respectful Workplace|Tags: , |

Sometimes the easiest things to do on occasion are the hardest to turn into regular habits. Why? Because developing new habits is tricky, requiring both intention and practice. This is particularly true when it comes to being more respectful, civil and inclusive in our work behaviors because our brains our constantly trying to balance doing what’s best for ourselves vs. what’s good for others. Here are 10 really basic things we can incorporate into our day-to-day interactions with co-workers that will benefit them and potentially help ourselves at the same time.

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The Road to Inclusion Starts with Respect

By |January 14th, 2020|Categories: Respectful Workplace|

Sometimes, we humans have a tendency to make things more difficult for ourselves than necessary. We overthink, over-analyze and generally over-complicate the process of solving problems that have simple solutions. That said, simple does not mean easy. In fact, the simpler and more straightforward a solution, oftentimes the greater the mental and behavioral inertia is that has to be overcome. Such is the case of pursuing truly inclusive societies and workplaces. The good news is that that there is a relatively simple (not saying easy) process we can all commit to in order to become more inclusive and cultivate our sense of “us” and “we.” In a word, it’s RESPECT.

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Tips from pros! How good managers achieve more engaged employees

By |October 29th, 2019|Categories: Respectful Workplace|Tags: , |

Research has shown that an employee who is happy and engaged is likely to be more productive, less likely to complain and more motivated. However, not all companies understand that it is fundamental to keep employees motivated in order to persuade them to be more productive. Here are some useful tips that might help you increase company productivity with the help of your staff personnel.

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Does implicit bias training really work?

By |October 25th, 2019|Categories: Respectful Workplace|Tags: |

In the wake of increasing incidents involving police shootings of unarmed African American males, it seems logical that police forces across the country would benefit from training that addresses the impact of implicit bias amongst officers. But will that make a difference? Skeptics of implicit bias training raise valid concerns about its effectiveness, especially for police officers who are often placed in high-pressure situations in which they may be more likely than other professions to need to rely on quick judgments. The question discussed in the following article is whether or not training can be effective in helping to reduce or eliminate the negative effects that implicit biases can result in.

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