Toxic workplace behaviours emerge in many workplaces - and if you’re working closely with toxic coworkers - it can be hard to stay motivated!
Today I’ve got three ways that will stop that bad behaviour from toxic work colleagues in its tracks.
I am Dr Suzanne Doyle-Morris, founder of inclusiq and I’m talking about toxic work behaviours and how to deal with those toxic people at work.
Working in toxic workplace environment can be challenging. First thing to understand is that toxic behaviour, whether it’s inappropriate jokes, bullying or even harassment, is often the effect of overconfidence.
Let’s be clear, it doesn’t mean your toxic colleague is full of self-esteem. It just means they’ve not been challenged on this behaviour before, because most of us let it slide, so they become overconfident.
By the end of the video, you’ll know exactly how to handle a toxic environment at work and deal with toxic people at work.
Suzanne Doyle-Morris, Author, Speaker & Gender Balance Expert for 25+ years.
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