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A manager one time was passing on a bit of wisdom to me. If they ask me to saw this table in half, and will not give me a saw, but only this pen, I'll do it, but I will be very clear about how long it will take me. If they're good with that, then I'll get going. Explain the limitations, ask for accommodation. Be concise, precise, and detailed. Quantify, ...


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Unfortunately even after considering your medical situation I am inclined to agree with your employer. Since the mask is used as a protection against Covid-19, not using it will put all your co-workers at risk. They may even need to shut down completely depending on the structure of your office. As gnasher729 said in the comments, you can offer to use a ...


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Big companies are very cautious, often with good reason. They won't allow untrusted software to be installed on machines. They won't like their intellectual property downloaded to machines they have no control over. If you're a big target, then hackers are a constant problem, not some theoretical threat that happens to other people. If you can't live with ...


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How can I discuss with manager that current setup in effecting my performance and ability to do tasks, I know his answer will be that is that the best we can do, should I discuss or start looking else where? Still, send a formal meeting invite, have the conversation, describe the pain points and note the provided answers, then send a MoM email after the ...


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