Working for Mr. Nasty

January 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);1/12/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p20
The article discusses the steps that workers must take in dealing with a difficult boss or leader. Vicky Oliver, author of "Bad Bosses, Crazy Co-Workers and Other Office Idiots," suggests establishing rapport with peers to get on the manager's good side. It explains why it is critical to know the weaknesses of the manager. G.L. Hoffman, owner of recruiting Web site JobDig.com, advises employees to write a journal about the upsetting instances encountered with difficult bosses and reread the entries at a later, less emotional time.


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