I Love Team Building Blog

Workplace horror story collection #1

On Company - Tuesday, November 13, 2007

As you may know I have posted a number of [tag-tec]workplace horror stories[/tag-tec].  And in the process, I've discovered other such collections posted in various online locations.  Here is one, for example: http://www.helium.com/channels/380-Professionalism/knowledge/29085-workplace-horror-stories While not all of these have been caused by a corporate structure that does not serve its employees, as I read through them I tried to empathize with the emotions experienced by the writers.  They have written about embarrassment, guilt, stress, pressure, mortification, shame.  And there are themes throughout such as favouritism, discrimination and wrongful dismissal.  I'm shocked to have found so many collections of such stories...and I look forward to spending some time writing about more uplifting, heartwarming stories.  That will come soon.  For now I think it is important to understand why things need to change.

Recent Posts



    video labour shortage special events purpose corporate world employee loyalty Critical Pathfinders team building scavenger hunt lens competitive advantage quotes quality of work life workplace energy teamwork communication collaboration opportunity Enlightened Team talent coworker facilitators employee retention contest effectiveness building a strong team discrimination team building contest volunteambuilding practitioner toronto decision makers skill development evergreen squidoo publicly traded companies workplace morale job security team building game hr viral marketing employer interviews creativity fun interviewee dating coworkers team building ideas employee engagement think or sink team building videos business advice employees generation-y generation x quality talent values future recession conflict economic downturn youtube embarrassment motivation boomers labor shortage competitiveness corporate decisions power of crisis cost cutting scott andrews activity organizations corporate structure iloveteambuilding generational differences wrongful dismissal video team building state share resources peak performance teamtube corporate scavenger hunts prizes team building activities corporations trust blogging process improvement company event team building services teamwork innovation corporate policy thirteen qualities linkedin human capital budget organizational team conscious telecommuting working together Add new tag The Enlightened Team team building movies slowdown relationships employee turnover team bonding NLP tema building brick works films team building activity master attracting employees economic crisis certification personal relationships Vision organizational teams Scavenger Hunt Anywhere employment opportunities internet marketing retaining employees enlightenment employee attraction critical mass corporate real people free layoffs morale human resources customer satisfaction professionalism corporate team building office staff corporate teams bottom line spiritual awakening organization planning path of enlightenment leadership free audio enlightened workforce strategic thinking office design hard times horror story level of consciousness quality employees corporate team buildingm mission gina mollicone-long workplace horror stories recruiting intergenerational team building book work life balance program workplace horror story engagement Training stickiness charity thirteen qualties treasure hunt teambuilding webcast samsung corporate entity team building video adventure interview movies meetings workplace enhancements team building interview state management workplace enhancement doing more with less soft skills scavenger hunt enlightnened team talkshoe team building objectives pay it forward education state of mind guide collaboration holiday party management office workers efficiency strict policy baby boomers leveraging the power of crisis employee motivation event planner managing team building idea employee satisfaction workplace challenges www.criticalpathfinders.com team productivity