Jessica Hickman

Jessica Hickman

Jessica Hickman

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Workplace bullying may increase during the working-from-home period

 We all know what’s happening in the world right now, but what seems to be hidden, dismissed and less talked about is the resulting increase in  ‘working-from-home bullying’.  For those who suffer work-related bullying (in or out of the office), harassment and/or domestic violence, the wholesale changes to work locations and dynamics that have arisen… Continue reading Workplace bullying may increase during the working-from-home period

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Ten tips to avoid burnout

After suffering extensive workplace bullying herself, Jessica turned a negative situation into a positive learning and now dedicates her work to preventing bullying in workplaces and schools. Jessica’s personal definition of Bullying is: ‘Persistent, intentional health-harming behaviour that creates a hostile environment and can affect every aspect of a victim’s life – mind, body and… Continue reading Ten tips to avoid burnout

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Strong leadership and cultural integrity – the keys to overcoming workplace bullying 

Numerous studies have confirmed that the relationship between an employee and their immediate supervisor is the biggest predictor of staff turnover in a workplace. When there’s an abusive manager around, good people leave – even when attractive pay, job satisfaction and chances for promotion are present. A workplace bully is the ultimate killer of staff… Continue reading Strong leadership and cultural integrity – the keys to overcoming workplace bullying 

Surviving workplace bullying: 5 steps to success

I’m a former victim of extreme workplace bullying. For more than three years, I worked in the global resources industry in Australia, running health and well-being programs and striving to create safe, healthy and productive work environments for a mostly-male workforce. To anyone looking in from the outside, it would have seemed I was powering… Continue reading Surviving workplace bullying: 5 steps to success

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