Tag: employer-relations

215 Dealing with the unexpected death of an employee 2017-03-15T20:26:04.077

167 Given an ultimatum, threatened with dismissal 2017-05-11T06:48:32.090

136 Employees unhappy with change of workplace to an inconvenient location 2017-11-02T12:07:52.823

127 Fired because your skills are too far above your coworkers 2016-11-18T14:19:21.790

116 Placed on work schedule despite approved time-off request. Is it unreasonable to push back on this? 2016-10-10T16:26:14.463

114 How to objectively counter "You are the first one to complain about that."? 2016-02-10T13:00:48.140

111 CEO tells employees what they should do next, bypassing company hierarchy 2016-04-04T09:02:48.140

108 Is it unprofessional to simply announce your absence in case of a family death? 2017-05-10T15:08:31.567

101 What are the possible downsides of answering an "anonymous" employee survey truthfully? 2015-04-07T13:10:13.967

95 My boss frequently calls me outside work hours. How should I deal with it? 2016-05-03T11:29:55.493

85 My employer (client) wants me to work in “ghost” mode 2016-07-29T07:02:01.793

83 Getting more value out of an introverted person 2016-06-27T08:32:54.923

83 A fatal accident happened a few years ago with a product that I now work with. How can I tactfully ask what happened? 2016-07-12T17:38:42.873

82 How do I deal with talented, but difficult employees? 2012-06-18T07:06:39.260

78 My CEO wants permanent access to every employee's emails. How do I explain that this is a terrible idea? 2016-10-14T11:23:22.467

77 Unable to complete a task at work due to lack of relevant skill. How should I tell my employer? 2016-12-05T12:48:15.127

75 My boss is taking a leave of absence and leaving the company to us 2017-04-06T19:44:00.103

71 Is it possible I am damaging my long-term employability by staying at a company with terrible structure? 2016-08-01T16:45:05.373

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

67 How do I explain being unemployed for nearly two years due to untreated depression 2013-06-10T05:44:36.060

67 Is it really a bad idea to work at a company that misses the mark for perfection once or twice? 2015-10-13T16:59:56.317

64 Is it okay for my family to intervene when my boss treats me unfairly in the first few days of work? 2016-01-04T14:25:57.203

61 How do I deal with a very manipulative employee who doesn't do his work? 2015-07-02T14:15:55.680

60 How do I resign when I know my employer will lose a big client when I leave? 2013-06-04T23:45:25.883

56 How to respond if boss asks if I'm looking for a new job 2015-10-11T17:18:50.997

55 Is it professional to tell my boss that major illness in my family was the reason for my lack of productivity? 2016-08-25T14:25:41.513

55 How to deal with a developer that has poor skills but with whom I get on well? 2018-01-03T08:31:29.523

52 Using gym at workplace during work hours 2012-12-06T09:05:00.273

52 Is it normal/professional for a younger female employee to say that they want more meeting time with their male boss? 2016-09-19T17:15:35.323

50 How do I sell to the company I'm employed something I have previously made 2014-08-11T19:20:27.410

50 What is the right way to think about doing lower value work when small talking with an executive? 2016-05-02T17:46:23.643

48 How to react when supervisor/boss has way too many spelling and grammatical errors 2017-05-05T15:02:44.980

40 Is it appropriate for my manager to give me an expensive item for free? 2015-01-19T13:56:23.330

38 Should an employee tell their supervisor about their depression? 2013-06-21T00:22:11.070

38 Proper response after finding out that another team works on the project 2015-04-01T12:47:21.560

36 Am I required/expected to notify current boss that I'm looking for a new job? 2012-04-11T07:41:27.383

36 Tell employer upon resignation about psychologist consultations 2016-09-03T16:30:38.640

35 How can I get a sense of how management treats their staff before joining a company? 2014-01-23T14:35:36.523

35 Employer demanding I help with recruiting after my one-month notice of resignation 2014-10-24T08:35:59.243

31 Is it OK to leave very short-term employment off my resume? 2013-02-27T22:16:36.620

30 How can I convince my company to change their time off policy? 2012-10-01T14:36:11.153

30 How should I behave professionally when my boss is lying about me? 2014-01-16T21:53:47.240

27 My employer does not approve of my medically recommended footwear 2013-02-07T23:09:14.607

27 How to politely turn down a task that is beyond the scope of my job description? 2013-10-18T03:07:18.017

25 Warehouse picker 'promoted' to software developer without facilities or pay rise. What to do? 2014-07-08T02:09:30.533

24 Poaching employees 2013-09-07T23:37:50.550

23 How do I explain not actively looking for a job until a year after I was laid off? 2012-07-12T19:51:45.000

23 Is it risky to complain on an employee satisfaction survey? 2012-12-10T01:42:02.307

22 What should I do if my employer can't afford to pay me but refuses to lay me off in Ontario, Canada? 2013-03-25T18:40:37.307

22 When and how to fire a unproductive engineer? 2013-06-28T05:33:07.903

22 Promoting a healthy lifestyle for employees 2013-10-30T18:22:53.537

21 How to handle employer expecting someone to do work against their conscience? 2012-08-28T19:02:25.157

21 Employee pay during jury duty 2012-11-20T18:27:46.713

21 Should you use email tracking with your employer? 2016-05-31T05:09:28.417

20 How to act in a meeting when everyone is a manager except me? 2013-05-03T04:25:49.120

19 Can I give my resume personally to an employer if I already sent it to HR? 2012-04-26T06:54:21.910

18 To be a successful new manager, must I stay competitive against my reports? 2013-10-16T20:34:07.133

17 Learning from CEO wreckage: what can I learn from this experience of failure? 2013-08-26T17:58:25.783

17 How do I handle a workplace diva? 2013-10-18T03:00:00.720

17 Are workers in Japan expected to work overtime daily? 2014-07-15T15:55:40.567

17 Employer won't accept resignation, demanding that I finish projects outside my duties 2014-09-17T08:20:58.697

16 What is my obligation to my current employer when changing jobs is imminent but (at this point) not guaranteed? 2012-07-30T15:59:51.087

16 How can I un-burn a bridge? 2013-05-03T06:03:47.247

16 Superior taking leave with no notice to team 2015-01-15T12:36:06.660

16 My boss knows that I had a phone interview with another company. How should I go about this? 2015-06-17T02:28:43.773

16 My boss asked me to keep an eye on a colleague and report how he performs. How should I respond? 2016-11-30T19:24:26.967

15 Mistake for my coworker to respond in kind to his boss? 2012-06-16T05:43:16.687

15 How do I explain getting fired for a very bad reason to potential employers? 2012-07-24T07:07:48.087

15 How to measure the creative workers' output who are not filling in the timesheet? 2012-10-31T08:37:14.813

15 What is the professional way to deal with coworkers with disabilities? 2013-12-20T15:11:01.463

15 Asked to give what would be a negative reference 2014-10-31T21:31:32.740

15 When should I disclose an ongoing relationship with someone who is in a legal battle with my employer? 2015-10-14T13:22:07.973

15 How can I best notify management of a toxic coworker? 2016-07-22T19:51:18.030

15 How can I explain the benefits of a break room to my employers? 2017-10-08T04:24:17.063

14 Does my employer own the maintainership and github stars of my open source project? 2014-04-15T03:13:30.553

14 Unnecessary comment my boss made 2015-07-02T17:08:01.673

14 Is it difficult to find work after an extended leave of absence? 2016-03-28T10:45:28.787

14 How / when should a person notify in their job that they're transitioning gender? 2016-04-21T21:10:27.713

13 In the US, can an employer sack an employee by giving wrong or disputable reasons? 2012-06-28T17:55:14.187

13 How to deal with decreasing enthusiasm during work 2012-10-17T07:40:07.580

13 Mistreated in office. What is the right approach to deal with such a situation? 2014-07-10T13:41:12.737

13 How do I know when to contest a bad idea and when to let it go 2016-02-08T22:26:17.360

12 Phrasing of Request for Time Off 2012-09-14T21:08:34.607

12 Employer asks to find a temporary job 2012-11-08T20:08:24.053

12 How can I tell my employer that I started studying when I shouldn't have? 2014-03-25T14:20:10.483

12 I feel like my romantic feelings for my boss are getting in the way of my work. What other options do i have apart from quitting? 2016-11-08T20:51:07.100

11 Quitting job on short term notice 2012-12-23T06:07:01.767

11 How can I show appreciation to team members when I'm promoted? 2013-10-22T18:39:15.603

11 How do I advise my boss about my colleague's work, which I don't believe is useful for the company 2014-08-24T07:04:14.387

11 Is it safe to discuss work grievances with a company psychiatrist? 2016-12-21T05:00:04.580

11 How to efficiently promote my work 2017-01-05T08:11:54.637

11 How to ask politely someone to not call me 'Sir'? 2017-12-07T13:47:56.477

10 How limiting is my lack of a bachelor's degree for my career in web development? 2013-05-24T22:17:57.167

10 Telling my manager that he made a huge budgeting mistake 2014-01-03T15:09:32.007

10 If I plan on staying at my job, should I approach my boss about being recruited by competitors? 2014-02-26T20:26:02.050

10 Resignation - My replacement discussed in my presence 2015-02-19T08:49:38.700

10 Should you be honest about the quality of the work of your predecessors? 2016-02-22T15:54:22.743

10 How to explain to future employers that I left my previous company because of ethical reasons without tarnishing my previous employer? 2016-04-28T16:10:24.377

9 What should I write in "Working Relationship" field in job application 2012-06-07T11:10:27.193