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hello can you help on a work matter? i have had a greaviance meeting 3 weeks ago were i complained about me boss bullying me. the HR have been in work and talked to other staff and the boss, 4 others … read more
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Hi I am female and I am being bullied by my female boss - the owner of the firm I have worked at for 5 years. I do not meet any of the criteria for discrimination - sex/disability/race/religion etc. I… read more
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hi, 3 months ago i requested a transfer from a petrol station
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