Toxic people. These are the office bullies who accuse, threaten, annoy, shame, raise their voices or give you the silent treatment. They can be tantrum throwers, too-demanding bosses, micromanagers, extreme one-uppers, etc.
You are not alone if you work with a toxic person. According to research from the consultancy, Fierce Inc., 80% of employees work or have worked with a colleague who could be considered toxic. Sadly, this behavior is often tolerated.
Join Mixonian Institute's FREE webinar: "Your Options When You Work with a Toxic Person" with Dr. Laura Camacho interviewing HR expert, Cindy Borrelli, MA, SHRM-CP, LBBP, Tuesday, June 12 noon-12:30. Ms. Borrelli is the principal at Keystone HR Consulting. Email "toxic" in subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org to enroll.