Tag: colleagues

222 I've killed my colleagues' characters during RPG session, now they won't talk to me 2017-02-09T12:40:01.923

192 How to deal with a coworker that writes software to give him job security instead of solving problems? 2016-11-01T17:47:53.687

178 How to politely tell someone to stop explaining? 2016-04-26T14:24:40.033

174 How to deal with an "I'm not paid enough to do this task" argument? 2017-01-20T18:09:41.230

165 How can I dissuade a coworker who is disturbing my work from giving me help I don't feel I need? 2017-10-07T09:44:22.287

153 Having lunch at home 2017-03-29T12:39:56.623

150 My manager told me to stop helping a (supposedly) underperforming coworker. What are my options? 2016-02-12T15:04:08.050

135 How to handle unwanted attention from "fans" in the workplace? 2018-02-28T11:43:32.550

128 How to disclose negative information about a candidate when I'd rather not reveal its source? 2017-02-28T12:24:11.233

118 New colleague is a smoker; I can hardly breathe near him 2016-03-10T09:07:00.420

114 How can I deal with a coworker who doesn't particularly care about code quality? 2017-04-02T15:58:35.297

111 How to politely ask a coworker to “Google it” 2013-02-12T18:39:58.627

110 What can I do about a very loud coworker? 2012-09-26T19:36:31.557

110 My coworker emailed me a root password that I'm not supposed to have. Should I tell my boss, and if so how do I tell without sounding petty? 2017-04-18T18:07:01.587

99 How to politely ask colleagues to converse somewhere else? 2017-04-24T13:43:59.763

96 Do I have to tell my colleagues that I'm leaving? 2016-08-24T11:47:32.147

94 It's not my job to answer the phone 2018-02-01T09:18:15.847

92 Is it ethical to include opinion based code comments for future developers? 2017-06-27T10:24:58.700

92 How to deal with a coworker who blamed me for the bug that was his fault 2018-03-09T04:38:41.320

90 Are such religious references typical for US-based companies or should I be worried? 2016-03-23T11:41:58.417

90 Is it rude to correct a non-native English speaker? 2016-08-03T13:33:12.087

89 New supposedly experienced software developer disrupting my existing work in volunteer organisation 2018-02-26T10:38:37.943

87 A co-worker is using my cup 2014-11-17T14:59:11.280

86 How can I politely decline a team lunch? 2012-04-17T10:05:00.523

86 A coworker is asking me to stop sharing links from Bloomberg because he thinks it risks our business. Is he right? 2017-07-19T20:58:44.180

84 Managing "workplace martyrs" 2016-06-09T11:40:26.283

80 What can I do to make a coworkers lack of effort more visible? 2014-04-24T20:57:19.333

79 Co-worker regularly placing his foot on my desk - how to get out of the situation? 2016-03-09T21:13:43.217

76 How to answer professionally to coworkers who tease me because I am vegan? 2016-05-09T14:46:40.383

75 How can I socialize when I sit apart from the rest of the team? 2015-11-16T14:35:31.167

74 How can I deal with a difficult coworker? 2012-09-19T06:49:04.600

74 Junior colleague is questioning my methodology in front of client 2014-07-29T21:10:56.793

72 As a Brit working in America, how can I get my American colleagues to stop mocking my accent/spelling? 2015-05-26T20:08:15.363

72 How to deal with a nit-picky coworker 2016-07-12T10:30:50.973

71 How to deal with your co worker telling you "not to do stuff so fast"? 2017-08-31T13:03:31.487

70 Should I warn a friend about a former employer? 2015-07-23T20:36:39.447

70 How to respond to your boss's email about a coworker's accusation? 2016-11-17T05:56:42.817

70 How to talk to others when they're busy? 2017-03-08T15:49:34.777

69 How to help a colleague after termination warning 2016-09-12T09:50:03.780

68 Dealing with people after a mishap spread by department head 2017-09-11T10:20:46.947

67 What do I say to my manager if he asked me about a colleague's raise? 2016-05-16T02:34:50.120

66 How can I politely decline my boss's invitations to social events after-hours or on the weekend 2015-09-28T18:51:45.830

66 My colleagues feel that I go into discussions too aggressively - how do I fix this? 2016-02-17T16:29:30.320

66 How should I maintain a professional relationship with female coworkers? 2016-04-23T13:29:21.610

65 Is it right to expect my co-workers to have the same dedication to work as me? 2013-07-05T14:18:52.670

65 Should I give honest (but bad) feedback about a colleague when asked by another team looking to hire him? 2015-01-12T10:58:26.260

65 Should I always give way to my colleague just because of their age? 2018-01-26T06:48:50.177

63 How should I deal with colleagues asking me to hide problems with their work? 2012-05-30T16:56:52.190

63 Coworker doesn't actually work - how to deal with the situation? 2012-09-09T20:20:16.940

62 How to win over jealous subordinate who is mocking me after my promotion? 2013-10-04T07:15:28.377

62 How to respond to caste-based discrimination in the workplace? 2016-05-07T08:41:29.127

62 How can I politely ask potential colleagues about the negative aspects of their company? 2017-05-30T11:31:19.627

61 How do I find common ground with a coworker who thinks very differently from myself? 2017-07-18T08:16:52.013

61 My intended position means a colleague's job disappears, should I give him a heads-up? 2018-02-23T10:10:22.920

56 How do I tell a colleague that I don't want to add him to Facebook? 2014-06-03T14:40:17.360

56 How to shoo away people who make informal requests at the desk or canteen? 2014-11-04T09:15:01.287

56 Can my employer force me to fix employees' personal computers? 2015-07-23T14:41:30.690

56 How to deal with a new, inexperienced and hostile colleague 2017-02-06T09:49:28.733

56 How do I ask a co-worker to turn down the volume on their laptop, when I don't know which co-worker to blame? 2017-10-23T15:25:20.353

55 How to handle constant jokes from senior coworkers and manager dissing your competence and gender 2014-04-01T16:02:35.003

55 Theft from communal kitchen causing issues across teams 2014-09-24T15:24:36.277

53 How can I stop a flirting co-worker without damaging our professional relationship? 2013-11-21T21:28:41.747

53 How to handle demoralization caused by a slacker in the team? 2014-06-05T23:04:57.987

50 How can you fix someone else's work without seeming pretentious, mean, or arrogant? 2012-10-18T17:23:50.683

50 How to deal with a co-worker who assumes "unofficial" ownership of a project? 2017-03-14T19:01:48.927

49 I'm not Junior/Entry-Level, but Senior Dev treats me like one 2014-04-10T18:48:54.750

49 How to deal with a coworker that shuts me down? 2016-03-02T16:20:34.493

49 I saw a colleague - my ex tutor - spying on my conversation with CEO about salary 2017-04-20T13:17:01.867

48 Had miscarriage, how to deal with coworkers 2014-05-01T15:21:36.103

48 The company is probably dying. What should I expect and how can I prepare? 2014-10-14T08:39:11.473

47 How do you handle co-workers that want to converse with you in the bathroom? 2014-04-16T19:44:37.377

47 How to handle another intern from the same school lying to leave work early? 2017-07-18T15:14:29.010

46 What can I do if I have a colleague who is picking on me? 2012-11-14T12:07:40.453

46 How do I get a coworker to stop chit chatting? 2013-02-27T12:35:12.220

44 How to decline a colleague's requests for a drive home? 2014-07-01T07:13:53.753

44 I think I smelled whiskey in a colleague's cup at work. What’s the right way to approach this? 2015-03-02T16:52:13.470

44 How can I stop my colleagues excluding me from socialising after showing my sporting skills? 2017-02-21T08:55:17.073

43 Should I be giving unsolicited help? 2012-10-22T16:22:50.570

43 How to deal with a developer who thinks all technical questions should be answered by him only? 2013-08-29T12:52:37.397

43 Male colleague using female bathroom and not cleaning up 2016-08-04T14:20:26.053

42 I will soon become the manager of a close friend. How do I be an effective manager and friend? 2014-11-12T19:49:11.000

41 I don't want to congratulate a colleague for a poorly done final year project 2015-07-01T11:43:02.947

40 What should I do with my perverted and gloomy colleague? 2014-03-10T00:03:49.653

39 How can I deal with a coworker who keeps trying to put blame on my shoulders? 2013-05-29T15:28:07.000

39 How can I recommend that a colleague be excluded from my team? 2014-06-21T01:00:08.960

39 How to behave with women in my company when it's International Women's Day? 2016-03-08T08:37:15.700

39 How to approach senior colleague who overwrote my work files? 2016-10-11T09:16:26.980

38 My boss slapped me over a calculation error 2012-11-23T22:45:23.127

38 How can I deal with favoritism? 2013-02-06T11:26:46.030

37 How can I achieve and excel in a civilian job where the leadership essentially refuses to allow growth? 2013-03-19T16:56:44.977

37 Confront boss when he divulges a private discussion about another employee? 2013-07-11T12:04:11.550

37 How to handle unreachable colleagues not performing / your work being blocked 2015-11-02T08:59:03.187

37 Is it rude to email a coworker that I expect him to do something? 2016-07-12T06:13:33.810

36 Workplace gossip makes me uncomfortable - how do I deal with it? 2012-04-10T21:11:41.093

36 Send wedding invitations to some co-workers but not all 2014-08-01T08:22:07.060

35 Should I help co-workers with their projects? 2012-07-27T09:52:57.683

35 What is an appropriate response to the death of a coworker's loved one? 2015-08-20T16:33:17.660

35 How to handle unintentional innuendos 2016-10-27T07:33:05.273

34 Coworker CCs boss on trivial email correspondence 2013-09-18T20:22:26.743