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131 votes

How can I respond to coffees offered by coworkers when I'm not on permanent staff?

130 votes
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How to deal with boss asking employees to wear specific clothes when it is uncomfortable?

74 votes

Is it appropriate to voice concerns over the Qatar world cup when colleague asks people to join betting pool?

68 votes

Pregnant teacher forced to work outside in high heat

37 votes
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How do you explain highly technical subjects in a non condescending way to senior members of a company?

31 votes

Struggling to motivate new employee

27 votes

Is it ethical to include opinion based code comments for future developers?

23 votes

Is it unethical to reject the same job offer twice?

21 votes

I'm a manager and a person in my team has poor writing and speaking skills. Should I bring up this feedback during annual performance review?

20 votes

Sharing the same clothing with others

18 votes
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Informing colleagues about lavatory etiquette?

18 votes

How to handle a client telling you about future plans and asking you to (temporarily) keep them secret from your hierarchy?

16 votes

Why is getting fired or laid off such a big deal for employees in the West?

8 votes
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How should I ask for a couple of hours off in the 2nd week of a new job?

7 votes

Should I meet my boss when I travel to his/her country?

6 votes

I'm experiencing hand pain that forces me to take frequent breaks. How can I explain this to my coworkers?

6 votes
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UK - Dye my hair blue - Can this be an issue?

6 votes

How do you shake hands with women at work in France without being rude?

6 votes

What is "bridge to retirement"

5 votes

Is it inappropriate to tell my boss that "baby talk" is unprofessional?

5 votes

Will being dismissed affect my DBS check?

5 votes

Motivating a volunteer/approaching them about undone work

5 votes

How can I lead co-workers into active problem solving instead of expecting explicit numbered instructions?

4 votes
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Interviewing for a job: when to ask about compensation?

4 votes

Should I be honest about Whistleblowing at company X in my interviews for Company Y or Z?

4 votes

What should I do if I am over tasked?

3 votes
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Is it red flag when the interview tell you to look for other opportunities in their company?

3 votes

How to handle repetitive counter-questions situation

3 votes

Coworker is upset I did not offer them food

3 votes

My job is has changed my schedule and is having me train in a different department that I do not feel comfortable in, how do I say no?