Category Archives: women

How Do I Say “No” to Freeloading Co-workers?

Just say NO…

Be polite, but firm! Indicate that you just make it a policy not to do this. If a co-worker didn’t pay you back right away or you purchased the wrong item it could strain your relationship. Continue reading

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Do I have to listen to my coworker?

You are right to be careful in this situation. If possible, I would recommend that you speak to your boss directly and let him or her know that you have heard this rumor and would like to know if it is true. Be upfront, but politic if you are asked why you want to know. Continue reading

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Said I’d Show Her Resume to HR, But Can’t – What Should I Do?

It is important to follow through on your word… Send it on to HR and make it clear that it is from an acquaintance and that you can’t speak to her skills. Continue reading

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What are your career concerns?

A place to post your career concerns and get some helpful feedback and advice. Continue reading

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Six tips for women in the workplace

In a negative work situation you may be able to figure out the real agenda and who is responsible, but it won’t change the bottom line: This job is not a good fit for you and your family. Once you accept the need for a change and plan to do so, you will find that the stress and pressure you are feeling will disappear almost immediately….Do it today! Continue reading

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