Promoting Respect in the Workplace for Managers

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As a manager, you play a vital role in supporting your company's efforts to create a workplace defined by respectful and professional interaction between employees. You have a responsibility to model appropriate behavior in how you treat your employees and to address any instances of inappropriate conduct swiftly and appropriately. These course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments.


  • recognize principles of respectful behavior that managers should model
  • recognize and deal with inappropriate behavior in the workplace
  • recognize how to create and maintain a respectful workplace
  • reflect on what you've learned


  • Modeling Respectful Behavior
  • Fostering a Climate of Respect
  • Knowledge Check: Building a Respectful Workplace
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