Five Tough Bosses…. and How to Deal

 

Five tough bosses

Humans are flawed and bosses are humans and therefore, plenty of bosses are flawed. The bad news, of course, is that there is little to nothing you can do to rid yourself of a bad boss in the short term except look for a new job. You can also sometimes — sometimes — outmaneuver and/or outlast a bad boss.

But really, your energy is better spent learning to deal with the difficult people. While there are some people who operate in genuinely bad faith, most bosses are doing their best, just like you are. But the first step to getting along is figuring out what sort of boss you’re dealing with.

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5 Things You Must NOT Say During a Job Interview

Filter Digital - Career Compass 5 Things you must not say during a JOB INTERVIEW

If you’ve gotten that precious and rare job interview, congratulations! You are so close, and needless to say, you are going to blow the interviewer away. They will be left trembling after the presence of such awesome competence, and gnash their teeth when they think of the years that passed when they could’ve had you, then feel relieved that at least they have you now.

So to ensure that everyone is on the same page in regards to your excellence, think of it this way. This interview is simply asking, ‘Can you fill this hole, this need that we have?’ and you replying, ‘Absolutely.’All of your responses during the interview need to convey that’absolutely.’

So here’s what not to say:

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