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Friday: March 19, 2010

Seven things you should probably never say to your boss.Seven things you should probably never say to your boss.

'This job is easy! Anyone could do it!' Maybe what you're trying to convey here is that you're so brilliant your work is easy. Unfortunately, it comes off sounding more like, 'This work is stupid.' Bosses don't like hearing that any work is stupid.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 6:54 AM | Tags (7) | boss | yahoo | job | career | things | fyi | goodtoknow |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 71 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 25, 2009

Misplaced video game bosses through the misplaced eye of Photoshop.Misplaced video game bosses through the misplaced eye of Photoshop.

Video game nerds will appreciate this collection. Happy Photoshop Friday to all.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 8:00 AM | Tags (7) | bosses | funny | manipulation | misplaced | photoshop | somethingawful | videogames |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 35 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 10, 2009

A narcissistic boss destroys morale and hurts the bottom line says scientific study.A narcissistic boss destroys morale and hurts the bottom line says scientific study.

'Having a narcissistic boss creates a toxic environment for virtually everyone who must come in contact with this individual,' Hochwarter said. 'The team perspective ceases to exist, and the work environment becomes increasingly stressful. Productivity typically plummets as well.'

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Science @ 2:42 PM | Tags (6) | boss | company | michaelscott | morale | office | workplace |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 35 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 16, 2009

Twelve simple ways to impress your boss (and possibly everyone else).Twelve simple ways to impress your boss (and possibly everyone else).

And by simple they mean just follow these twelve steps that may actually be a little bit complicated. Such is life.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 7:29 AM | Tags (3) | impress | boss | everyone |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 26 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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