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Survive Bullying at Work by Lorenza Clifford

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2 Understanding why bullies behave as they do

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When you realise you are the target of a bully, probably the last thing in your mind is understanding the person who is persecuting you. However, there are some very important practical points which come from getting a better understanding of why bullying happens. These points may help you to make better decisions about tackling your situation.

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Step one: Understand the role of intention

Intention is a key part of any definition of bullying. Bullies are people who repeatedly cause negative reactions ...

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