Promote respect, reduce risk through workplace civility training

by Ed Zalewski via The Business Journals

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Image courtesy of Getty Images (CHAGIN)

Workplace civility training is not new. In recent years, employers have implemented such training in response to concerns about bullying and other conflict in the workplace. Even the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has recommended that employers provide general civility training to help prevent harassment.