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Bad Bosses

To be disliked by a person who has so much control over your workday and your career is a huge stress builder.
My boss is a mess. She is so disorganized, it's driving me crazy! She forgets meetings, leaves things undone and creates more work for me because I have to fix her mistakes. I feel like her mother. It's a huge waste of my time, and it keeps me from doing the other things that need to get done.
Larry shouted at me for a file. He was neither polite nor was his volume appropriate. I calmly and deliberately brought him the wrong file. He had a temper tantrum. Yup, just like a three-year-old. I let him rage and when he stopped for a breath, I calmly and firmly said, "I cannot hear what you need when you scream at me like that."
Like an arrogant matador, some bullies are simply there for the chance to wear tight pants and receive admiration from the
The recent dust-up over working from home or working at work has brought a few issues to the forefront. Primarily, that dealing with a young, mobile and educated workforce is hard. When millennials work for you, life is going to be very different: they are not their father's workforce.
Have you ever been in a role where you didn't make a move out of fear of retaliation from your boss? You were scared because
Plainly stated, my boss is taking credit for my work and I want to be acknowledged for what I do. I am getting tired of the lack of recognition for my contributions. What should I do?
Ask Julie: "My boss is usually late, then texts and tweets during our one-on-one meetings. Is there anything I can do to get her attention on me?"