Compliments of Raw Faith 02 via Flickr

Compliments of Raw Faith 02 via Flickr

Faith is the act of stepping out on nothing and landing on somethingCornell West

Belief in a better future catapults us forward. In The Happiness Advantage, Anchor suggests that it’s not the actual events that shape our stress level, but rather our mental construction of them which determines how we feel. Turn the page…

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Compliments of Jeffrey via Flickr

Compliments of Jeffrey via Flickr

In the 2014 Zogby survey, Namie reported that 69% of workplace bullies are male – with 57% percent of those targeting women. Surprisingly, a large proportion of targets from female bullies were women as well (68%). Why would women choose to denigrate their own gender? A telling explanation from Porath, Overbeck, and Pearson (2008) lies in perceived status differences – with status incongruency theory (Fernandez, 1981) suggesting that race and gender exist in a nested hierarchy. Turn the page…

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