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  • UK
239 votes

I messed up at the company party, got too drunk, flirted inappropriately. How do I make this better?

184 votes

How to deal with unwillingness or indifference when asking for help with implementing an API in a foreign language I don't understand?

166 votes

Is this foreign job offer via an online agency without any interview legit?

128 votes

What to do when you've put your co-worker on spot by being impatient?

127 votes

How to not appear uninterested in an interview

119 votes

How does minimum salary strategy work?

118 votes

Should I clarify my facial injury during an interview?

108 votes

I have a black eye. How do I respond to the inevitable curiosity and protect my workplace reputation?

73 votes

What is professional language to say I don't want to work under someone for personal reasons?

72 votes

Can my boss open and use my computer when I'm not present?

70 votes

How can I learn to effectively train underskilled staff?

68 votes

What does HR do for me?

53 votes

How should I approach a boss that keeps hiring temporary workers, only to have me finish something?

51 votes

How do I let my employer know I'm not interested in a return offer?

41 votes

How to respond to people who overuse punctuation marks?

37 votes

How to deal with being asked to smile more?

34 votes

Advisability of using the word "religiously" in a corporate lecture or training session

33 votes

Candidate's answer during an interview disqualifies them. Is it unprofessional to immediately inform them of this?

31 votes

What to do when most work can be automated, and no-one can give me more work?

28 votes

Should I give my work laptop's username and password to my company?

26 votes

Coworker being disrespectful in meetings and other areas

21 votes

How to handle interview technical tests that are absurd (e.g. an unreasonably large task with a short time limit)?

19 votes

How to deal with employer giving tasks completely out of scope?

17 votes

How to approach a unprofessional (jealous) colleague to be professional?

17 votes

Dealing with a particularly irritating customer over a specific issue

17 votes

Is it okay to tell my team lead I am not interested in doing an administrative task?

14 votes

Is it ethical to use public channels (e.g. social media) to bypass or expedite official B2B support channels?

13 votes

How do I avoid explaining the reason for my sabbatical in an interview?

13 votes

Co-worker cc's his mother in work-related emails to the board of directors

11 votes

Should employee flight risks be escalated if your manager has left?