Toxic individuals in any workplace can act as a slowly-moving poison in any organization’s ecosystem. Behaviors such as consistent negativity, taking credit for other’s work, bullying and harassment can make it hard for others to maintain both their professionalism at work and their own well-being. The consequences can be disastrous.
The technology sector relies on a collaborative spirit and sharing ideas to help drive innovations forward at the fast pace demanded by tech. This can be damaged by difficult individuals who thrive on gossip and negativity, damaging teams.
This resource will help you with handling a toxic co-worker with methods such as counteracting with positivity or flagging up behavior to a senior member of staff. It can help you identify and neutralize toxic behaviors which can affect your day-to-day working life.