Sexual Harassment is an important and complex issue in today’s corporate environment, I am told by the same woman who reminds you that all agents are currently assisting other customers. This course will train you in recognizing inappropriate and harmful behavior in today’s corporate workplace. Our company cares deeply about your physical and emotional safety and that of your colleagues, managers and vendors.
You will be shown a series of videos and asked a series of questions corresponding to the scenes presented. Once all six videos are complete, you will be asked to take a final comprehensive quiz. If you’re ready to begin, press “next.”
Chapter One: The Business Trip
Ron is Ann’s manager. They’re getting off a plane in an unnamed town, then they’re in a hotel hallway. Ann is attractive. Asian. She is pretty but not too pretty. She is probably not the prettiest girl in the office but there is something about her. You can tell by Ron’s eyes that he’s going to head straight to his hotel room and beat off to her after that long plane ride. He had considered jerking off in the airplane toilet so he could get a little jizz on his finger and then pretend to brush a piece of hair out of her face, maybe close to her lips. Ron is that kind of guy. A shark in the boardroom and the bedroom. As Ann is opening her room he tells her he’s eyeing her for “the big promotion.” This is the kind of world where people talk about “sales projections” and “synergizing” and “the big promotion,” because it is written by people who have never had jobs. Their concept of the workplace is from commercials for office supplies. Their boardrooms look like the “I Wanna Sex You Up” video. And Ron wants to sex her up. Would she like to have dinner with him in the hotel restaurant tonight. We can discuss your future at the company. If you get this position we will be working together… very… closely. The kind of ellipses that can only mean “fucking.” Ann’s eyes tell us that she knows exactly what he means. Ron, I would love to discuss the promotion with you but I think it’s best that we do so back in the office. I would prefer to unwind alone tonight. Continue reading