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MealyPotatoes
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221 votes
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Is it normal to take lots of breaks in a programming job?

53 votes

What is the right way to think about doing lower value work when small talking with an executive?

37 votes

Are such religious references typical for US-based companies or should I be worried?

36 votes

CEO tells employees what they should do next, bypassing company hierarchy

34 votes
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How can I drop a polite hint to a coworker to stop pestering me with daily questions about my lunch?

19 votes

How can I deal with troublesome Professional Engineer?

14 votes
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How can I encourage a reluctant colleague to conform to new processes?

12 votes
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My job duties has become a political football for powerful factions in the workplace, how do I navigate this?

11 votes
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What should I say to a potentially vengeful ex-manager when interviewing for a job, after having left recently?

9 votes

Will resigning before internship expires burn bridges?

9 votes

Everyone at work except me speaks another language

9 votes
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How to market one self as a generalist?

8 votes
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Advantages/disadvantages to a secondment

8 votes

How to handle a senior colleague who is overstepping their authority?

7 votes
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My coworkers get more pay than me, even though I have been longer at my workplace

7 votes

What do I do if a co-worker is leaving early frequently while the boss is out?

6 votes

Helping others avoid a nightmare employer

6 votes

Co-worker regularly placing his foot on my desk - how to get out of the situation?

6 votes
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Quitting after a raise

5 votes

How to explain many years to accomplish a degree?

4 votes

My boss blames the company going under on me

4 votes

How to properly respond to boss asking for a recommendation / opinion on hardware to purchase

4 votes

How to handle micromanaging coworker

3 votes

How to negotiate during verbal offer?

3 votes

If I forget to invoice a customer, who pays?

3 votes

Salary cap without a raise, but yet the contract states I can get a raise if I have a successful review?

3 votes

Is HR protecting a bully and what should I do about it?

3 votes

Workplace review and pay rise

3 votes

Talking about a horrible manager in an interview

2 votes

My team's role being "usurped" by a senior manager of another area