Wracked with angst over the fate of our beloved and horribly misgoverned Republic, the DiploMad returns to do battle on the world wide web, swearing death to political correctness, and pulling no punches.
Apologies for the gap in blogging. Life gets in the way of living, or maybe the other way round. I don't know. Had to deal with a number...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
And these People Will Confront Putin, Lavrov, etc.?
Just got back from my brief visit to DC. Found this wonderful piece sitting in my in-box thanks to an agent of the vast Diplomad underground which exists at State. This, folks, is real. This is not some satire or faked-up notice. This is a real unclassified State Department memo.
And so it has come to this . . .
Office of Origin:
Date of Announcement:
November 6, 2014
Workplace Bullying Supervisor’s Support Group
The Office of Medical Services
Employee Consultation Services Presents
WHEN: 1st group January 6, 2015
(1st Tuesday of the month thereafter)
WHERE: HST Ralph Bunche Library, 3rd Floor Conference Rm 3239
The purpose of this self-help group is to offer support to supervisor’s who believe they have been bullied in their work environment. The focus of this group is to provide resources and information sharing in a confidential setting. Please join us in sharing experiences, ideas, support and resource information; or just listening.
Benefits of a support group:
·realizing that you are not alone and others may be experiencing the same issues
·members support each other and may suggest new ways of dealing with a particular problem
·feeling less lonely or isolated
·problem solving support
The group will be facilitated by Ms. Jacqueline Pouncy-Smith, LCSW Clinical Social Worker– MED/ECS/EAP.