Mean Girls at the Office: Your Silence is Acceptance by Lisa Merlo-Booth on Advocating for Self-Respect & Assertiveness
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Discover all of the podcasts in our network, search for specific episodes, get the Optimal Living Daily workbook, and learn more at: OLDPodcast.com. Episode 1297: Lisa Merlo-Booth's article counters the passive approach traditionally advised for dealing with mean-spirited behavior in the workplace. By advocating for self-respect and assertiveness, Merlo-Booth empowers readers to confront such negativity directly, ensuring they don't silently endorse unacceptable behavior. Her guidance is a call to action for anyone facing demeaning attitudes at work, promoting a healthier, more equitable office environment. Read along with the original article(s) here: https://lisamerlobooth.com/mean-girls-at-the-office-inherent-in-your-silence-is-acceptance-dont-silence/ Quotes to ponder: "If you say nothing, then inherent in your silence is acceptance." "Know that exclusion, eye-rolling, contempt, shaming and mean-spirited comments are not okay." "Silence will increase the behavior, not decrease it. Stay grounded and have your back." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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