TrainingBriefs® Hurtful Conversations
Gossip & Insensitive Comments
New Micro-Learning! Insensitive remarks about an overweight co-worker can lead to the perception of harassment. Discussions with co-workers that ridicule or disrespect anyone because of a protected class status can be offensive and lead to an accusation of discriminatory harassment.
Learning Path & Details
Suggested Industry Usage
- Ensuring Professional and Compliant Behavior
- Fostering Inclusion & Respect
- Understand how unprofessional conversation in the workplace can be extremely hurtful to others.
- Audible Narration
- Integrated Video
- Interactions and Activities
Training Files (1)
It is not clear cut under the law whether obesity always meets the definition of a “disability,” but it is clear that “regarding” someone as disabled, even when they are not, is a form of discrimination.