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Prank Gone Too Far Jun. 08, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My office mates and I enjoy a good prank as a way of keeping things light. Recently, a g... Read More

Big Brother Is Watching May. 29, 2019

Classic Zig Ziglar

Concern is often expressed about the intrusion of big government into Joe Citizen's life. I can be n... Read More

Rags Against the Machine Apr. 30, 2019

The Science Advice Goddess

I'm a slim woman in my early 40s — successful in my field — and I am always in jeans, a... Read More

Gossip Leads to Nothing Good Apr. 23, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My co-worker, "Jane," is the front-desk person and has a bird's-eye view to everything. ... 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

Jealousy at Work Stops Work Apr. 11, 2019

At Work

Q: I am in my 30s and have a degree in marketing. I had three people reporting to me at my job, but ... Read More

He Talks to Impress, Not to Express Mar. 28, 2019

At Work

Q: I work in a legal department where all of the employees are smart. The problem I have is only wit... 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

How to Hire a Qualified Independent Contractor Mar. 14, 2019

At Work

Q: I worked for large companies most of my career. When I decided to go off on my own, I hired a web... 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

Scent-sitive Mar. 10, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I work in the service department office at a car dealership. I have asthma and find that... Read More

Nothing to Wear Shouldn't Kill a Job Interview Mar. 07, 2019

At Work

Q: This happened many years ago, but it bothers me to this day. I applied in person at a small local... Read More

Take the Wrong Job to Get the Right Job Feb. 28, 2019

At Work

Most job seekers know about the code words designed to digitally weed out resumes that supposedly do... Read More

Sadly, Runaways Are Very Common Feb. 09, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: One of my friends has run away from home. She's been gone for about two weeks. Last nig... Read More

Brats Distributed Equally by Age, Gender Feb. 08, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I live with my parents, my grandmother and two younger brothers. Whenever I do somethin... Read More

No Such Thing as a Slam-Dunk Lawsuit Feb. 07, 2019

At Work

Q: Could a potential employee who is asked to sign a non-compete employment agreement just sign the ... 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

All Suffer From Bad Hire Jan. 24, 2019

At Work

Q: I am a human resources professional (independent contractor) who was offered the full-time positi... 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

Power Harassment Indifference Dec. 12, 2018

Jim Hightower

Anti-feminist politicos and talk show yakkers try to ridicule the reality that women in our rich and... Read More