The Benefits to Developing a Program

If all the measures and considerations detailed in the book appear impractical or there is resistance from management to be proactive, the short- and long-term benefits outlined here should help your argument. From developing policy and training staff members to helping an individual employee who has nowhere else to turn, a company that commits to addressing this social illness will be improving the productivity of its employees and will thus gain the respect of the activists and investors. Domestic violence awareness is indeed a business issue.


A formal program increases awareness and preparedness for any threats of violence. As illustrated in the earlier chapters, one of the greatest and most common ...

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