Breaking down the 'B' word - Networking and Fundraising Event

An empowering and educational event, inspiring employers, HR, H&S and business leaders to break down bullying in the workplace.
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NZ has the second-highest rates of bullying in the world leading to increased rates of suicide within workplaces.

PressGo is hosting an event on 18th May 2021 at the SkyCity Waikato Room ,raising funds for Progress to Health and the Mental Health Foundation - two charities that we support.

Enjoy a night of networking with other local business people in the Waikato

PressGo is a social enterprise creating mentally healthy workplaces by means of delivering
educational workshops, teaching staff and employers about the various areas and tips around
Mental Health at work.


NZ has the second highest rates of bullying in the world leading to increased rates of suicide within
workplaces.

PressGo’s event will not only raise awareness around bullying in the workplace but also raise funds
for two charities in the mental health sector doing great work. Speaking at this event are three
amazing guests who are sharing their take on the legal aspects of bullying in the workplace, the
psychological effects and how to increase workplace culture through emotional intelligence.

Alongside this, we are providing the chance to network with other businesses who care about
mental wellbeing as much as you do.

Our goal is to educate and empower as many leaders, Hr, H&S, Managers and employers as
possible to break down stigma and discrimination around bullying in the workplace and focus on a
better workplace culture.

Event: Breaking Down The ‘B’ Word – Networking and fundraising Event

Objectives:
• Create awareness of Bullying in the workplace , speak up and stand together against bullying
• Provide knowledge and tips on building a positive workplace culture
• Raise funds for regional and national providers of mental health services
• Networking

Date: Tuesday 18th May 2021
Venue: Sky City – Waikato Room
Time: 6:00- 9:00 pm

Event overview:
Guest Mc - Pip Loader
Speaker 1: Jaime Lomas from DTI Lawyers
Speaker 2: Psychologist
Speaker 3: Jeremy Dean – Founder of Riders and Elephants

This event will bring together employers, HR, H&S ,business leaders and managers who want to hear
form industry leaders in the area of workplace bullying, learn the secrets of workplace culture, tips
and advice on what you can do and network with a common passion of how to break down stigma
and discrimination of bullying in the workplace and how to get the best out of your staff through
emotional intelligence.