Word of the Day: “Overshare” in class and at work

What is it called when a person discloses something too intimate for the setting or social company? Teaching clinical psychology to college students is to truly experience the term: overshare.  “Overshare” describes the phenomenon… Read More

911, the Media and Human Trauma – It’s Complicated

I teach a psychology course, Trauma, Abuse and Recovery,  in which we discuss both personal trauma and more public, large-scale traumas like natural disasters.  In addition to natural disasters of course are those made by… Read More

Components of 360 Degree Workplace Culture

The purpose of my work is to use human resource and business operations expertise to create positive and quality workplace cultures.  In these ideal cultures, not only are company business goals more likely… Read More

Toxic Employees: Resistance to Positive Organizational Change

Context This article covers the situation of a typical, well-meaning company owner whose organization is harmed by the presence of one or more negatively motivated toxic employees.  The arguments offered here do not respond… Read More