Bite your tongue..

I used to be argumentative and I just needed to be right all the time..and I am still urged to convince the other person that I am right and that she is wrong. But then it really doesn't matter..everybody has different opinions and there is no point wasting my time…

Workplace boundaries

Many of us are busy working in the office or other places. Work can be part of our identities and I do take pride in doing what I do for living. But it can get really hard to maintain work-life balance. You could be working so many hours, your boss…

He is having mental breakdown

Mr. Nonomura Ryutaro is a 47-year old law maker in Hyogo region, Japan. He became an instant Internet sensation after a video showing his public outbursts went viral. It shocked not only people in Japan, but also people around the world. It is crazy but this man started to cry…

Dealing with work place bad actors.

What can you do to handle a difficult coworker or colleague? First, take a depth breath, take a few of them, and assess the situation as it has developed over time. Once you become aware that a potentially serious problem is developing, or has developed, start documenting your interactions and/or…

Micromanaging boss

This is super irritation but I had a pretty rough week. My boss is back to being a micro-manager. She had left me and other employees alone for a couple of months, and then she is again asking me to turn in a task list and I just don't understand…

When your boss is a bully

They verbally abuse you, humiliate you in front of others. Maybe it's because power hovers in the air, but offices tend to bring out the bully in people. We offer strategies for handling such bad bosses. If the schoolyard is the stomping ground of bully boys and bully girls, then…