What the blogosphere’s saying about bosses this week…
Contrary to popular opinion, and our personal experiences, not all bosses are bad. This week Ebosswatch highlights bosses that are actually great. Yes Virginia, there is a Santa Claus.
Remember when Fridays were Fridays? Colette Martin does, and in her blog, aptly titled When Fridays Were Fridays, Martin reflects “on life in Corporate America when Fridays were Fridays, loyalty mattered, and bosses still cared.” This week she shares an all too familiar bad boss story submitted by one of her readers.
Bosses aren’t the only bizarre creatures in the workplace. The Work Buzz has a post this week spotlighting the strangeness of coworkers. Our favorite bizarre coworker tale – the colleague who chewed tobacco and spat it into empty soda bottles. Read the entire list here.
Are you a nanny boss? If so, The New York Times says chances are, you’re bad at employer-employee communications. The often passive-aggressive nature of mom-nanny communication can lead to misunderstandings and hurt feelings. Never fear, the folks at the Times have a few suggestions, and, there’s always the Nanny Training School. Seriously.