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  • Work Advice: A know-it-all who knows how he sounds Mar 30, 2014 7:03 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work Advice: If a dangled promotion goes nowhere Mar 23, 2014 6:49 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work Advice: Is her cousin’s ex a patron or potential predator? Mar 16, 2014 6:26 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work Advice: Older worker feels a chill; younger worker may be creating one Mar 9, 2014 6:14 AM
    Reader 1: It has become painfully clear over the past year that I am being excluded from activities for which I once would have been eagerly sought out as a leader. My husband says to talk to HR in case this is subtle age discrimination.

     
  • Work Advice: Elders edged out or denied entry Mar 2, 2014 6:42 AM
    Reader: My firm recently offered buyouts to administrative staff, none of whom is under 46 years old. We have heard that management would like to replace older employees with younger ones making $20,000 less. At a buyout meeting, management insisted salary was not an issue, while acknowledging our industry’s market conditions.

     
  • Work advice: No, it’s not just a joke or a compliment Feb 23, 2014 6:07 AM
    Reader 1: I work in a small, laid-back office where only 4 percent of us are women. My issue is the inappropriate sexual comments I’ve heard men in the office make about some of the other women. For example, one woman sometimes wraps herself in a blanket when cold; one guy said, “She’s probably masturbating under the blanket.”

     
  • Work Advice: Dealing with a smarm offensive Feb 16, 2014 6:01 AM
    I have a female colleague with whom I enjoy a friendly working relationship. One thing happens like clockwork the first time I see her every day: She says: “Hi. Ohh, I love your outfit!” and then looks me up and down for a few awkward seconds while I fumble to change the topic. I am generally good at accepting compliments, but come on -- there is no way my twin sets and pleated slacks wow her every single day. I have the odd edgy-fashion inspiration, but some days I knowingly arrive at work with dog hair in my sweater.

     
  • Work Advice: Is he shy, or is he staring? Feb 9, 2014 6:29 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work advice: What’s worse than rejection? No reply. Feb 2, 2014 9:11 PM
    I’ve been hearing from enough jilted job-seekers to start a Miss Lonelyhires column. Being turned down is hard enough; can we at least establish a baseline of common courtesy? As with dating, a clear “no, thanks” generally beats dead silence, and the nature of a rejection should mirror the nature of the relationship. At a minimum, mass applicants are due an auto-reply confirming receipt and another when the position is filled.

     
  • Helping a colleague who’s homeless, not hopeless Jan 26, 2014 6:12 AM
    A competent junior co-worker recently confided to me that he has been living out of his car since his lease ended a month ago. Do I have an obligation to say (or not say) something to someone at my organization?

     
  • Work advice: Managing family and client expectations Jan 5, 2014 7:00 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work Advice: Boss’ plan for flu vaccine comes with a sting Dec 22, 2013 6:39 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work Advice: Co-worker danger zones Dec 15, 2013 6:02 AM
    You don’t have to like your colleagues, but you shouldn’t have to fear them. Two cases of disquieting co-workers, one concerning a reclusive and one that involves more aggressive interactions.

     
  • Work Advice: Jewish worker needs a holiday from clueless bosses Dec 2, 2013 7:40 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work Advice: It’s not easy, not being mean Nov 24, 2013 7:38 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work Advice: Turn that promotion around, not down Nov 10, 2013 6:24 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work Advice: Boomers vs. boomerangs Oct 27, 2013 6:53 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work Advice: Can you hear me now? Oct 20, 2013 7:01 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work Advice: If you can’t say anything nice about your current job... Oct 13, 2013 7:06 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
  • Work Advice: How to navigate social situations outside the office Oct 6, 2013 12:01 AM
    Karla L. Miller writes an advice column on navigating the modern workplace. Each week she will answer one or two questions from readers.

     
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