You can be perceived as a bully even when you don't mean to be.
Examples of unintentional bullying
- Stating a political position
- Making off color jokes
- Unintentionally excluding people from conversations
- Unintentionally excluding people from social activities
Avoid unintentional bullying by...
- Using gender inclusive language
- Treating people consistently
- Avoiding acts that can be perceived as favoritism
- Showing an interest in everyone's well-being
- Asking everyone for feedback