Here Is Why We Need To Talk About Bullying In The Work Place Totally agree that it’s workplace bullying. I’m not nearly as confident as you that it leads so directly to termination of employment. In fact, I’m pretty confident it is pervasive and often without any significant consequence. I would also guess, though this is just speculation, that bullying is less likely to occur in a place with just a few employees. I would think it’s far more common in a large organization.