5 Things to Avoid Discussing With Your Boss

Some things are better left unsaid; that’s why it’s important to recognize the top five things to avoid discussing with your boss.  It’s a pretty blustery world out there and sometimes the only people you...

posted: 01/15/2014

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14 Things You Should Never Do At Your Desk

What happens at my desk, stays at my desk. Unfortunately, many people work with a misguided perception that their personal office space offers some sort of sacred protection from the outside world. Thankfully, for most...

posted: 09/09/2013

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Brownnosing: 5 Things to Avoid Doing When Trying to Get on Your Boss’s Good Side

Brownnosing: 5 Things to Avoid Doing When Trying to Get on Your Boss’s Good Side

It’s natural to want to be on your boss’s good side; having a positive relationship with your supervisor makes your work life run smoother, and it can significantly reduce tension and stress commonly felt at...

posted: 04/22/2013

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Picture: Self Employed

Picture: Self Employed

Sigh, the things people do for a leg up at...

posted: 02/28/2013

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Picture: Evil Boss

Picture: Evil Boss

May the force (choke) be with you. Chewbetter behave...

posted: 01/03/2013

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Commercial: Red Stripe Beer Office Party

Commercial: Red Stripe Beer Office Party

Office party rockin’ and your coworker asks “Why not give the karaoke machine a crack?”. Hooray Red Stripe commercials! We can’t get enough of them. Warning: The tune is catchy and you’ll hum it the rest of the...

posted: 08/31/2012

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Boss From Hell Being Sued For $5M For Abuse, Urinating on Employees Clothes

Boss From Hell Being Sued For $5M For Abuse, Urinating on Employees Clothes

There are good bosses. There are bad bosses. And then there are bosses from Hell. Meet Albert Sultan. Albert has been working for a Mr. Jack Terzi at a real estate company for a few years...

posted: 08/12/2012

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Dipping Your Pen In The Company Ink – WWED

Dipping Your Pen In The Company Ink – WWED

I’m an accountant at a smallish company. It’s a pretty good place to work, and I’m generally happy there. There’s been talk around the proverbial water cooler that our supervisor is having an affair with...

posted: 03/02/2012

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Picture: Playing Games at Work

Picture: Playing Games at Work

Gimme a sec, I just have to fight this...

posted: 02/15/2012

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How To Manage With a Boss Who Doesn’t – WWED

How To Manage With a Boss Who Doesn’t – WWED

Dear Heidi, I am the webmaster and marketing director for a large company. I will soon be on maternity leave for approximately two and a half months....

posted: 01/06/2012

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The Man’s Best Friend – WWED

The Man’s Best Friend – WWED

Each Friday, Heidi answers readers’ questions about how to cope with cubicle-based dilemmas. Send your questions here. Q. Dear Heidi, I’ve got a bit of an odd one here. I am a veteran of the...

posted: 12/16/2011

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Picture: The Boss Told Me To Change The Sign…

Picture: The Boss Told Me To Change The Sign…

The loyal employee in his natural habitat. Notice I said “loyal”, not...

posted: 12/09/2011

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Office Haiku: Good Timing

Office Haiku: Good Timing

No work on my screen. Stabbing mouse pad with a pen. Hi boss. Good...

posted: 11/07/2011

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