Free Employment & Career Articles

Professional Authors - Professional Articles

Career Tips - How to Deal With a Difficult Fellow Employee

No matter where you might work it's more often than not that you are going to end up working with at least one if not a couple of people that no matter what you try to do they just seem to be extremely hard to work with. There could be a million reasons why they might be difficult to get a long with but it really isn't your job to sit down and try to figure out why.

It is however; your job to try and be sure that your own behavior and actions are controlled no matter how they act or you could end up on a job search if it's you that your boss ends up singling out.

If you do work with someone that is extremely hard to work with, it is vital that you try not to get wrapped up in the way they interact on the job. A lot of times these are the kind of people who love to manipulate others and get pleasure out of being a passive aggressive type of personality.

For some reason they get pleasure out of it and it's not your job to try and change them. It's their issue not yours. Don't give into temptation to start acting like them because it's really not going to get you anywhere.

Whatever you do, don't lower your own standards of how you behave. No matter how they act you need to remember that you must at all time remain professional in your conduct. You can't let this type of person get in the way of your work so you must teach yourself to remain focused on your job and not on the behavior of an annoying co-employee.

Don't let them draw you into a shouting match, do your best to keep your self-control and try to get the conversation turned back around to a positive and productive one, always remain calm, no matter what. When you can do this, this will only help to build more respect for you from other employees you work with. Remember, no matter what their problems will be, it's your behavior is what's being judged by your employer.

It's really important that when you are dealing with a manipulative co-worker that you keep written notes of any conversations or situations that you feel are important and that might be useful in your own defense should you ever need to take it to your supervisor. This way, if you have documentation of the times where they have tried to manipulate you or others, they will not be able to manipulate the situation when it ends up being brought up in front of your boss.

The most important thing you must remember to stay professional at all times and always be in control of how you react to any situation that might arise in your office. You need to remember if you allow yourself to get in the middle of a bad situation at work it's going to be the way you behaved and conducted yourself that you will be held accountable for, not the way the other person's behavior.

Sandra Plouffe commented on 30-Jul-2016 11:47 PM

ferry commented on 02-Nov-2016 07:35 AM
Forex Signals ES a group of experienced individuals who gathered under the methodology of the 'technical analysis' in trade, extracted from 16 years of negotiation of the financial markets. We do not count on "analysis of the base. For what? They are just a waste of time to spend hours, days and months that followed the price of the shares on the news and read the reports and accounts of the company. There are even times where you will develop theories on the market and then be surprised that it works only once and that's it! I couldn't even have economists accepted this beautiful experience and long on Forex trading on the basis of the theory of the firm included projected increase.

Post a Comment

Captcha Image

quitting job hate job job policies dissatisfied employee currency trading getting credit objectivity interview questions work hours update resume samples of work business bureau professional references children new boss confidence worries nice shirt questionnaire company policies happy worker career change taking credit job satisfaction personality website getting fired schedule work record job jobsearch money hobbies personnel department work schedule quality time employment ad job seeker recommendation finances behavior diplomacy supervisor interview tips employment shops salary employment references disabilities office gossip employees boss know hat job feel good big bucks family co-workers vacations productivity job interview angry feelings addiction counseling screened out attorney strengths improve conditions fear parole officer research relaxed investigation policy dispute resolution deadline prison training skills information experience fix problems sleep foot in the door emergency minimum wage job performance addiction sexism personal time soup giving attention fired alcoholic personal feel valued interview intelligence great job reference staff management tips eat right pink slip job advice fellow employee anti-discrimination policies jobseeker help foreign exchange market scammers lawyer annoying fellow employee prospective employer family life knowledge be positive co-worker sabotage cragslist employment tips job position self-control professional levels employment tip career tips career advice your future difficult people can of worms special instructions management tips angry boss state department login sandwiches cover letter self employed career help temptations correct information interview advice dealing with boss smiling potential employer forex trading strategies employment office boss personal goals losing your job job references job search.personal credibility parolees local papers.job qualifications orientation lazy boss job help secured server claims unemployment claim paperwork business management benefits hr negotiation help GED programs be prepared job skills police friendly life changing job seekers family issues personal problems social security number lunch break friends tax money resentment passion flexibility spelling errors different people previous employment schools pride list job description job reference interview preparation lawsuit human resources prison library complaint healthy dinner fellow employees time off good employment drugs qualification personal freedom get the job done work scheduled changed fight discrimination co-worker work force current boss talk to boss finding a job contributions procedures negotiable AA paid to work weaknesses resume professional job interview empathy job interview tips social security respect work timetable proper manner union interviewers annoying co-worker annoying employee duties list lunch career center jobs self employed person embezzlement earned vacation time candlestick patterns legitimate company credit card information employers good documentation new employee quit former employer unemployment company policy accommodation workplace religious discrimination online job application friction work production income specific directions character reference black marke refreshed handbook interview tips important volunteer work previous employer subordinate answering questions guidelines good references employee benefits job market vending machine upset boss human resources tips job hunting find work job title job search career path issues former employers dress nice stressful taxation issues comfortable religious holidays Al-Anon self employed taxes federal jobs politeness become important stress volunteering look for a job grammar errors recruitment agency employment advice professional mp3 player honesty personal information coping showing respect job management housing work load opportunity agism values manipulation feeling better background check arrogance scams maps staff management paying attention fair pay annoys emotions new job pay attention professional conduct rent unemployment lines right person first day quit job personal issues work schedule change enjoying work shock secretive employer management misconduct job discrimination follow instructions finding employment sadness mortgage violation distrust work environment employee hours new skills candidates confident churches work place job application honest opinion work abilities nice pants forex trading environment equal career problems decision making ID appeal letter own work pleasant working environment interests alcoholism work area unemployed eye contact employee bad mouth love job work recommendation moving state vacation time company website smile valued employee car payments gossip drivers licence photo hackers work programs negotiate unemployment benefits resigning job candidates employment history relocation being unreasonable

Copyright 2016 - Free Info Site Enterprises
Privacy Policy  |  Copyright Policy  |  Website Use Policy  |  Non Endorsement Policy  |  Contact Us  

Business Blogs
Business blogs