How To Be A Good And Bad-Ass Boss

Radical Candor: Be a Kickass #Boss without Losing Your Humanity by Kim Malone Scott is an inspirational and effective book to being a boss; enhance productivity and not seem like a total robot to your team. “The fastest path to artificial relationships at work, and to the gravitational pull of organisational mediocrity, is to insist that everyone have the same worldview before building relationships with them.” The Boss way of doing things Scott earned her stripes as a quite a success supervisor at Google and then decamped to Apple, where…

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The Survival Guide to Working with a Horrible Boss

When I left university I took a job immediately, I had been lucky as I had spent a year earning almost nothing as an intern so I was offered a role. On my first day I found that I had not been allocated a desk, there was no one to greet me so I was left for some hours ignored. I happened to snipe about this to another employee at the coffee machine two things happened. The first was that the person I had complained to was my new manager’s…

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How Not to Be a Bad Boss That Makes Good Employees Quit

It seems obvious that #employees will feel more motivated at work when there is a healthy environment where everybody is treated equal regardless of gender, race, ethnicity and religion. #Good leaders will work to make sure that all this is in place and develop this further through team building activities, corporate events, and field trips. If implemented in the right way, these activities can help create high performing people and teams. For those looking for some simple, yet less well-known activities in which workplace productivity can be improved, take a…

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Feeling Frustrated at Work? Signs That Tell Your Boss Is the Culprit

Imagine you are entering into the room seated with Tony Robbins, Richard Branson, Arianna Huffington. Where would your attention go? Those people in the room have something in common among them. Thus it feels amazing to be present with them, isn’t it? Following a great leader will make you feel like being on the right track. However, not everyone is lucky enough to follow a good leader. Some of us may follow the bad ones who only know how to give order without putting effort to help you achieve your…

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What to Do When You Work for a Micromanaging Boss

It’s not a pleasant feeling when your #boss is breathing down your neck, giving you the impression that they don’t fully trust you. Working under a #micromanaging boss can be a true nightmare sometimes. From the moment you step into the office, you can feel their need to be in control of everything. They give you detailed explanations on everything you should do, believing they are the only ones who know how to do a certain task properly. They will check on your progress several times a day. They will…

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100 Business Ideas for You to Become Your Own Boss

For most of us nine-to-fivers, the idea of working for ourselves is a dreamy one indeed. Who doesn’t want to be one’s own #boss, and to have a few employees to boss around instead? Okay, just kidding. But the idea of working and earning for yourself, doing what you’ve always dreamed to do, and not having to the toe the line to another’s whims and fancies in what we all secretly fantasize about – especially on the days we hate our jobs. And frankly, with a little planning and some…

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