The following article discusses bullying in the workplace and the ensuing extreme emotional distress that can follow. The fact is that many people that have suffered from such negative relationships have found themselves feeling down, depressed and, as one woman reports in the below article, suicidal:
“OAKLAND, California (CNN) — Not all bullies can be found on school playgrounds. Some have grown up and gotten jobs, according to a campaign to end workplace bullying.
Darla Webster has prizes and awards to back up her claim of being a good waitress. But her stock fell rapidly when a new manager took over the restaurant. “The first thing out of his mouth was, ‘Well, I got rid of all the old ones at the last place,’ ” recalled Webster. She said the manager couldn’t just fire her, so he made her life miserable. Darla Webster has prizes and awards to back up her claim of being a good waitress.”
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