Intimidating behaviour meaning
Bullying and harassment are behaviours that make someone feel intimidated or offended.The behaviours are thus identified by the effect they have, not the intention of the perpetrator.
All members of the University should consider their own behaviour and the impact that this can have on others.
Bullying among children is often easy to identify, but in adults techniques become more sophisticated.
At medical school the combination of young adulthood and high intelligence can make for a particularly unpleasant brand of bully.
Bullying usually involves repeated incidents or a pattern of behaviour that is intended to intimidate, offend, degrade or humiliate a particular person or group of people.
It has also been described as the assertion of power through aggression. However, is sometimes hard to know if bullying is happening at the workplace.