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Boss in Midlife Crisis Hires Cute but Lazy Women Dec. 26, 2019

At Work

Q: Our boss/owner is in a midlife crisis and is ruining his business. His wife used to come in every... Read More

Caution Required in Writing Recommendations Dec. 12, 2019

At Work

Q: A colleague asked me for a letter of recommendation. I know the person through my job, but I don'... Read More

4 Winning Rules for Work and Life Dec. 05, 2019

At Work

Q: I've always worked hard through high school, college and at work. I've asked for help when I need... Read More

A Likely Story Oct. 24, 2019

Work Daze

Need more paranoia in your life? Happy to oblige. Do you think that your co-workers like you? Or are... Read More

Is Co-Worker's Warning Helpful or Harmful? Oct. 03, 2019

At Work

Q: I work in the very competitive entertainment industry. Competition is expected, but dishonesty al... Read More

Q&A&A&A Aug. 15, 2019

Work Daze

What's the worst part of starting a new job? Your new, puny salary? Your new, miserable boss? Not ev... Read More

I'm Positive You're Negative Aug. 08, 2019

Work Daze

I don't mean to be negative, but don't you hate working with people who are negative? And negative p... Read More

All Ranks Too Scared to Communicate Jul. 25, 2019

At Work

Q: I've worked for a county department for nearly 20 years. When I interviewed, the woman who was a ... Read More

Struggling in the Office Space Jun. 30, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I have some co-workers who irritate me. The work we do is intense and stressful, so I ca... Read More

Misfits, Unite! Jun. 27, 2019

Work Daze

Ever get the feeling that you don't belong? You come to work and do your job, but you can't escape t... Read More

Unhappy Hour May. 30, 2019

Work Daze

The famous business consultant Alexander, Lord Tennyson said it best: "In the spring a young manager... Read More

Left Out at Work Mar. 12, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: At my job, I'm the newbie on the team. The others I work with seem to know one another w... Read More

Helping a Co-Worker Above and Beyond the Expected Jan. 17, 2019

At Work

Q: Working with others always takes some compromising and negotiating, so as to not be run over or u... Read More

Classic Ann Landers Oct. 28, 2018

Classic Ann Landers

Editor's Note: Hundreds of Ann Landers' loyal readers have requested that newspapers continue to pub... Read More

Clearly Unprofessional: Refusing to Talk to a Co-Worker Oct. 25, 2018

At Work

Q: I am a woman who has worked in the same job at the same company for 10 years. A male co-worker st... Read More

Seductive Pix for Other Men Jul. 16, 2018

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I'm a 50-something woman who's been married for 35 years. About a year ago, to spice up ... Read More

Reading the Room Jun. 14, 2018

Work Daze

Just because there's a degree from Harvard Business School on my resume doesn't mean I'm a snob. It ... Read More

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do Jun. 07, 2018

Work Daze

You've been dreaming about it for years — the singular, magical moment when the ball and chain... Read More

New Kid in Town May. 24, 2018

Work Daze

It's your first day at a new job. What do you think about? If it's you, you think about how long it ... Read More

Hello, I Hate You. May. 03, 2018

Work Daze

Has this ever happened to you? Your company makes a passel of new hires, some of whom are earmarked ... Read More