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weekend open thread – September 19-20, 2020
This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. Here are the
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open thread – September 18-19, 2020
It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything
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not feeling the Hogwarts spirit, who pays for coffee, and more
It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go… 1. I don’t want to work at a Hogwarts event I
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should I avoid softening my emails with qualifying language?
A reader writes: I am curious about your thoughts on using qualifiers (“I think,” “I believe,” “it seems to me,”
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my employee disagrees with his performance evaluation
A reader writes: I am in the process of doing an annual evaluation for one of my employees, I’ll call
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I get emotional when customers yell at me
It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” question. A reader writes: I recently got promoted to assistant manager at an apartment
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correcting your boss’s grammar, coaching a peer, and more
It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go… 1. Correcting my boss’s grammar One of my pet peeves is
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how do I quit when my boss won’t speak to me?
A reader writes: Let me preface this by saying, I love my job and I adore my coworkers. My boss
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how to set boundaries with a very chatty coworker
A reader writes: I work with a dedicated and conscientious person. We have the same title and role and interact
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