FLASH FORUM: Curbing harassment in the workplace

Between #MeToo and #TimesUp, from the film industry to steel mills, standards of behavior in the workplace have never been more closely scrutinized. While the grassroots movements have brought a tidal wave of positive change in numerous forms, they.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2018

From the Editor-in-Chief: The challenges of curbing harassment

The SFBJ recently held the Harassment in the Workplace panel discussion on what companies can do to curb harassment......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 15th, 2018

Colleges have a role to play in curbing workplace harassment epidemic

Normalizing inappropriate behavior at college could have consequences beyond campus......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2017

NBA Could Force Mark Cuban to Sell Dallas Mavericks Following Workplace Misconduct Allegations

Cuban said he was unaware of the allegations of sexual harassment......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 22nd, 2018

Producer of new "Frozen" musical accused of workplace harassment, WSJ says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 21st, 2018

Key Words: Dallas Mavericks allowed rampant sexual harassment to fester for years: report

The former president and chief executive of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks sexually harassed multiple female employees for years, according to a report published Tuesday night by Sports Illustrated, leading to a toxic workplace culture that devalued women......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 21st, 2018

Workplace: How to identify sexual harassment on the job

When it comes to sexual harassment, it’s also important to know what.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 20th, 2018

A former pro baseball player created an app to "end harassment in your workplace" — but it might not be the perfect solution

Christian Petersen/Getty Images A former MLB player has created a sexual harassment prevention app called BeeAmicable. He created it after going through a divorce. A sexual harassment lawyer we spoke to says the app could actually open comp.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 19th, 2018

Dating danger? Businesses rethink workplace romance policies

It happens in so many workplaces — two colleagues begin a romantic relationship. But a heightened awareness about sexual harassment means small business owners can get more anxious when employees start dating......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 14th, 2018

Sexual harassment in the workplace is a growing risk — for investors

What shareholders should know about their investments and #MeToo......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2018

How to navigate workplace romances in these heightened times of sexual harassment

As Valentine's Day approaches, finding true love in the workplace can happen, but the current climate around sexual harassment may be driving down the number of office romances. Office romance is at a 10-year low, with 36 percent of workers repor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2018

How to break through the "sister ceiling"

The #MeToo movement is giving countless women a platform to voice their experiences of sexual assault and sexual harassment in the workplace, paving the way for radical cultural change now being reflected in employment policies across the nation and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2018

What happens when you witness sexual harassment in the workplace

Sexual harassment doesn't only affect the victim......»»

Category: topSource: cnnFeb 9th, 2018

South Korea Has a Strong Economy, Fast Internet---And a Big Gender Gap

South Korea was stunned when a female prosecutor went public recently with accusations of sexual harassment dating back to 2010—a rare move in a conservative society that routinely overlooks issues of workplace behavior that are rocking the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 9th, 2018

South Korean Women Declare: Us Too

South Korea was stunned when a female prosecutor went public recently with accusations of sexual harassment dating back to 2010—a rare move in a conservative society that routinely overlooks issues of workplace behavior that are rocking the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 9th, 2018

SC seeks ideas from NGO to enforce anti-sexual harassment law at workplace

The apex court asked Initiative for Inclusion Foundation to give ideas for effective implementation of law to curb sexual violence at workplace.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 9th, 2018

How to protect employees from workplace violence

Every year, nearly two million U.S. workers are victims of workplace violence. Workplace violence is any threatening, disruptive behavior, act or threat of physical violence, harassment or intimidation that occurs in the workplace, including verbal or .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2018

Hawaii businesses should revisit sexual harassment policies, training in wake of Weinstein scandal

Makana Chai, who teaches sexual harassment prevention courses for Hawaii businesses, said the “Weinstein effect” has caused employers to reevaluate their workplace policies and training as they respond to an increasing amount of complaints......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2018

When workplace trainings can backfire

In the wake of a national reckoning on sexual harassment, employers are re-examining their training policies with a critical eye......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJan 29th, 2018

Sexual Harassment Became a Topic of Discussion at the World Economic Forum

At least two panels have tackled sexual harassment head on. In its own way, the #MeToo .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 26th, 2018

Many employers get a vote of no confidence when it comes to handling harassment

A new survey finds that fewer than half of employees believe their workplace can handle workplace issues, and 12% too fearful to report harassment they've seen .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 26th, 2018