october, 2022

2022wed26oct(oct 26)2:00 pmthu27(oct 27)3:30 pmAllied: Combatting Workplace Toxicity

Event Details

Virtual Workshop
2-Part Series

Session #1:
Wednesday, October 26
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Session #2:
Thursday, October 27
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM


Toxic habits and behaviors can be found in many workplaces, these can eat away at morale and create mistrust, dissatisfaction, and disengagement at all levels of the organization. How do we fight back against toxic workplace roles without creating more toxicity and friction in the workplace? This workshop will focus on real-life strategies for addressing toxic behaviors in a way that builds relationships encourages structural and cultural change and addresses the root causes of the behavior.

Learning Objectives

  1. What is a workplace ally, and how can you become one?
  2. What are three practical toxicity disruption strategies? (amplification, identification, and individualization)
  3. What are some of the negative workplace roles we sometimes fall into, and how can we identify, avoid, and disrupt these roles? (the interrupters. the credit hogs, the after-meeting quarterbacks, the anti-change advocate, the work martyr / work horse, the meeting dominator, the dismisser)

About Our Co-FacilitatorS

Rebecca Parker specializes in promotions, graphic design, and educational event planning. Her design, writing, and educational programming work has received both local and national recognition, including a national American Library Association award, a Neighborhoods USA award, and a local 20 Under 40 Award.

At The Bold Edit, she contributes to graphic design, presentation script writing, promotions, ideation, and content development. She currently works full time in the software industry, and has previously held positions as the Director of Upward Bound at Ivy Tech Community College and as the Technology Coordinator of Muncie Public Library. She holds a Masters degree in Executive Development for Public Service from Ball State University, part of their Adult and Community Education program.



Amy Logan has worked in training, development, and management roles in both higher education and hospitality for over 18 years. Her career and community service choices affirm the commitment she has made to connecting individuals to the resources they need in order to create the life they want to live. Amy’s specialty is designing engaging workshops that focus on understanding and using transferable skills. Amy uses that skill set to help community and business leaders develop interactive and engaging presentations in place of the standard PowerPoint. Amy’s writing and presentation development skills have also made an impact on her local Muncie community. She served on the Muncie Young Professional Board for four years as their VP for Professional Development and currently writes press releases for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Muncie.


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