How to avoid Workplace Bullying: Tips for dealing with Hostile Bosses and CoWorkers

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Workplace bullying by both superiors and co-workers can take significant tolls on the target’s physical and psychological health. There are currently no laws on the books to prevent bullying in the workplace. Dr. Gary Namie of Bellingham, Washington, founded the Workplace Bullying Institute after his wife and Institute co-founder Dr. Ruth Namie personally experienced bullying … Read more

Sama Dubai to create 350,000 jobs in Tunisia

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Sama Dubai, the property unit of Dubai Holding, has begun work on Tunisia’s biggest investment project, a $25 billion real estate development expected to create 350,000 jobs, a senior executive said. “Today we announce the start of work on the first stage of the ‘Mediterranean Gate’ project which includes 16 buildings worth $1 billion,” Farhan … Read more

Licensing scheme for teachers in UAE

Proposals to introduce a licensing scheme for all teachers in the country are welcome and long overdue. For too long the variable standards of teaching have been tolerated by parents and school managements alike, thereby producing equally variable results among pupils and students. Now it is planned that teachers, supervisors and principals from kindergarten to … Read more

Wanted: Skilled employees in UAE

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In order to combat the increasing global competition for skilled employees, a growing number of firms in the UAE are attempting to brand themselves as excellent places to work. Varina Nissen, the managing director for Manpower Middle East, a recruitment agency, says many companies are trying to build their brand image by offering a supportive … Read more