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The 6 Most Familiar 'Bad Boss' Types and What to Do About Them
Bad Bosses

The 6 Most Familiar 'Bad Boss' Types and What to Do About Them

Has one of these archetypes wrecked your life at some point?
Doug Hutton
8 Ways to Become Everyone's Favorite Boss
Leadership

8 Ways to Become Everyone's Favorite Boss

Good leadership takes more than confidence and hard work. Follow these steps to learn how to master the nuanced balancing act only the most well-liked bosses know.
Adam Fine
4 Ways to Stay Motivated When Your Boss Has Forgotten You Exist
Self Improvement

4 Ways to Stay Motivated When Your Boss Has Forgotten You Exist

Your boss has to give you a paycheck. Only the good ones give you acknowledgement, too.
John Boitnott
3 Tips for Managing a Boss You Don't Even Like
Bosses

3 Tips for Managing a Boss You Don't Even Like

You could quit but why give them the satisfaction?
Alexander Maasik
Know These 5 Realities Before You Take the Entrepreneurial Plunge
Starting a Business

Know These 5 Realities Before You Take the Entrepreneurial Plunge

Being your own boss has an intoxicating lure but to succeed you have to stay clear headed.
Grant Cardone
Who Did Americans Pick as Their Favorite TV Boss?
Bosses

Who Did Americans Pick as Their Favorite TV Boss?

What makes a great boss? A recent survey listed the characters that people want to work for.
Deborah Mitchell
5 Types of Toxic Employees and How to Deal With Them (Infographic)
Control What You Can

5 Types of Toxic Employees and How to Deal With Them (Infographic)

When it comes to the troublemakers in your organization you have two choices: cut them out or rein them in. Here's how to do the latter, like a boss.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
7 Things That Make Great Bosses Unforgettable
Control What You Can

7 Things That Make Great Bosses Unforgettable

While bosses can be unforgettable because they make life miserable, the most memorable bosses stick with us because they change us for the better.
Travis Bradberry
How to Tame Your Nightmare Boss
Control What You Can

How to Tame Your Nightmare Boss

Here are a few solutions on how to deal with bosses who make you want to call in sick -- every single day.
How to Blow Your Boss' Mind
Careers

How to Blow Your Boss' Mind

You don't get promoted for fulfilling your boss's expectations. Here's how to go above and beyond.
Travis Bradberry
How to Give Constructive Feedback to a Toxic Boss
Strategy

How to Give Constructive Feedback to a Toxic Boss

It's a delicate dance where strategy is everything.
Mike Gellman
How to Avoid Being Overlooked by Your Distracted Boss
Bosses

How to Avoid Being Overlooked by Your Distracted Boss

Business in general, and tech in particular, moves at a blurring pace but you don't want the boss to see you that way.
John Boitnott
Shark Tank's Lori Greiner and Robert Herjavec on What Makes a Great Boss
Ready To Launch

Shark Tank's Lori Greiner and Robert Herjavec on What Makes a Great Boss

The two 'nicest' Sharks say these specific leadership traits are shared by all exceptional bosses.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Top 5 Best TV Bosses (and What Makes Them So Great)
Bosses

The Top 5 Best TV Bosses (and What Makes Them So Great)

Adieu, Don Draper. Sayonara, Michael Scott. Adios, Liz Lemon. We miss you all already!
Scott Langdon