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Launch of bully-proofing in the workplace – free event at 12-noon on Wednesday 30th June.

Bullies and harassers GROOM meaning their behaviour can be stopped BEFORE it starts - come and find out why this is a gamechanger. Join us to learn how my webinars can bully-proof your workplace. Learn how to access the nearest thing you can get to a superpower at work! Join Zoom Meeting at 12 noon,… Continue reading Launch of bully-proofing in the workplace – free event at 12-noon on Wednesday 30th June.

It’s not the ‘crime’ it’s the cover-up

The most effective way to silence witnesses is fear. In the vast majority of scandals in the NHS, bullying is the core problem; it's not periphery. Mistakes happen, however, if people are too afraid to speak up, be that about negligent care, "Whistle In TheWind," or about the imposition of natural childbirth inappropriately - Shrewsbury… Continue reading It’s not the ‘crime’ it’s the cover-up

Nurses to go on strike at last! However, Royal College of Nursing has a culture of bullying & harassment according to report RCN commissioned

Unlike doctors nurses have never been encouraged to know their value - I hope this is about to change. https://tinyurl.com/yu778ysp Report on the strikes https://tinyurl.com/28v96jat RCN has a culture of bullying and harassment embedded in their union. Of their ruling council of seventeen 10 are women but 90% of the membership are women and they… Continue reading Nurses to go on strike at last! However, Royal College of Nursing has a culture of bullying & harassment according to report RCN commissioned

A case of slapdash productions, on a shoestring budget with no time to do things safely?

The actor Alec Baldwin, who fatally shot a cinematographer on the set of the film “Rust” last year with a gun he had been told was safe, sued several crew members, accusing them of negligence. Having worked in British Television for over 30 years and having looked after Bectu's freelance branches Costume & Wardrobe and… Continue reading A case of slapdash productions, on a shoestring budget with no time to do things safely?

If I were religious I’d be saying God Bless America

Or should that be God help her... and us? "Donald Trump vs Ron DeSantis — the battle of the Republican big beasts Once considered a Trump protégé, the governor of Florida is now being touted as the party’s next big White House hopeful — if Trump allows it, says Sarah Baxter: https://tinyurl.com/3mpx6wjw I'm not having… Continue reading If I were religious I’d be saying God Bless America

Contrast the bravery of Iran’s football team with FIFA’s cowardice!

Contrast the courage this must have taken with FIFA's Gianni Infantino's I feel your pain speech https://tinyurl.com/2xf3344p https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/63687412 What did Qatar threaten FIFA with? That they'd cancel the world cup? I think they would have lost more than FIFA and the message would have been awesome. Perhaps Fifa had already contractually got an agreement that… Continue reading Contrast the bravery of Iran’s football team with FIFA’s cowardice!