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Fifty Ways to Leave Your Loser Jun. 13, 2019

Work Daze

Paul Simon came up with "50 ways to leave your lover." I wish I could say the same when it comes to ... Read More

The Price of Not Checking References Apr. 25, 2019

At Work

Q: I headed a team at a marketing company, and we needed one more person to balance the talent. The ... Read More

Not Allowed at His House Apr. 20, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I have been dating "Pete" for three years and never get invited to his place. He lives i... Read More

Copycat Co-Worker Scares Employee Mar. 21, 2019

At Work

Q: One of my co-workers imitates me in every way possible — not like sarcastic imitation, but ... Read More

Cover Letters That Make or Break You Jan. 31, 2019

At Work

Q: Articles say human resources departments no longer read cover letters, so why are they still expe... Read More

It's Unfair, But It's Not Your Place Jan. 11, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am the manager of a small bakery. I've had the same employee, "Sue," for the past nine... Read More

Employee Soon Quits Inhumane Environment Dec. 13, 2018

At Work

Q: I am several years from retirement age, so I needed a part-time job for extra money. I was happy ... Read More

Boss Takes Credit for Subordinate's Work Nov. 22, 2018

At Work

Q: I've been in the same job for five years, and I have a good work record. I've done extra assignme... Read More

Teaming With a Narcissist Nov. 15, 2018

At Work

Q: One of the members of our team of six is openly rude and sarcastic to me but nice to the others. ... 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

Robot, Go Home Sep. 13, 2018

Work Daze

Rejection stinks. It doesn't matter if the rejection comes from the love of your life or from your a... Read More

When HR Is the Problem Apr. 19, 2017

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: We work in a small office with just over 20 employees. It has recently become common kno... Read More

A Sleeper Investment Sep. 14, 2016

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: What is your opinion of ADP LLC? The stock seems stuck at the same price it was a ye... Read More

I Are HR Jun. 19, 2014

Work Daze

Have you ever noticed? Sometimes, when you have no idea what to do with your life, the universe send... Read More

Office Abuzz About Worker Fired for Stealing May. 01, 2014

At Work

Q: One of our employees was fired for embezzlement. Many of us watched when the human resource perso... Read More

The Meaning of Lila

Feb. 18, 2014

5-Tier Retaliation for Whistle-Blowing Feb. 13, 2014

At Work

Q: My wife found discrepancies in the managers' receipts, which launched a serious investigation tha... Read More

Professional-Level Job Search Benefits From Networking Jan. 23, 2014

At Work

Q: I am a management-level scientist whose current position in California ends in March because of a... Read More

Working With a Female Boss Who Prefers Males Jan. 02, 2014

At Work

Q: I am not looking to file a formal company complaint or an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission... Read More

Flirting at Work Backfires on Employee Dec. 26, 2013

At Work

Q: I worked at a large hospital in a small town last year and after only six months, was offered a p... Read More