The Workplace Bullying Institute conducted a recent survey in which 27.5% of respondents said that their work environment worsened after September 2008. However, 75% of the respondents said that the bullying began before the current economic crisis.
Gary Namie, President of the Workplace Bullying Institute, said that “the absolute control of an employer is more apparent in a recession. Namie’s advice for people working for an abusive boss: Look for another job.
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