Posted: 03-16-2011 11:49 PM
There are numerous behaviors that could lead to sexual harassment in the workplace. We are all used to the examples we see in TV or movies about the manager who demands sexual favors from his workers, but although this obvious version of harassment still exists, it now occurs mostly in the form of Hostile Environment Harassment. This type of harassment occurs when sexual behaviors are unwanted and continuous and create an intimidating, hostile or offensive working enviroment. Sexual Harassment training should include every behavior listed below.
Posted: 02-26-2011 01:08 AM
Hostile Environment Sexual Harassment is the most common harassment to occur in the workplace today. Companies need to be cognizant of this type of harassment and make sure that their sexual harassment training covers every aspect of it. Here are some facts about Hostile Environment harassment.
Posted: 02-25-2011 01:08 AM
There are two types of Sexual Harassment - Quid Pro Quo and Hostile Environment. Both types are illegal in the workplace and both types require sexual harassment training to insure that your organization is not liable in a sexual harassment complaint.
Quid Pro Quo occurs when a manager or supervisor withholds or awards job benefits on the basis of sexual favors. Quid Pro Quo literally means "This for That” in Latin.
Posted: 02-10-2011 01:09 AM
So management has asked you to do sexual harassment training and make sure the policies are adhered to with the employees you manage. It's not an easy task and not a comfortable one either. Here are a few tips to make sure that your policy is implemented and adhered to.