Category Archives: Workplace Bullying

3rd Door Series #2: We used to work together but now I’m the boss!

Welcome to the Third Door Column from Nurse.org with Beth Boynton, RN, MS. In this 10-part weekly series, we’ll be navigating common conflicts in nursing and healthcare with an eye towards shared accountability and co-creative solutions. The “Third Door” concept … Continue reading

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Fantastic Resources on Nurse Bullying! Thanks, Renee Thompson, DNP, RN, CMSRN!

Don’t miss these free downloadable resources available at Renee Thompson’s  website! Renee is one of our country’s leading authorities on nurse bullying, professional development, and helping nurses articulate their value. And she has a wealth of free and helpful material … Continue reading

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Streep Attacks Trump’s Behavior. Trump Attacks Streep! See the difference?

There is an important difference between behaving abusively and providing constructive feedback on abusive behavior. Distinguishing between bullying behavior and bullies is an important step in eliminating horizontal and vertical violence in healthcare and anywhere else! When Donald Trump mocked … Continue reading

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