The dictionary defines horseplay as “rough or loud play: energetic and noisy playful activity,” while a “hostile work environment” can exist when one’s behavior within a workplace creates an environment that is difficult for another person to work in. But it’s not that easy to prove one exists. A 2014 Workplace Bullying survey conducted by…

Believe it or not, the word “bully” comes from the Middle Dutch word “boele,” meaning “lover.” Its meaning has changed since it first appeared in English in the 1530s. Back then it meant “sweetheart” or “darling”, and was originally used of either sex but later applied to men only. A hundred years later it meant…