The One Thing You Can Control at Work Is You

Written by on July 30, 2022

The Solution to a Toxic Co-Worker: Boundaries

I started a job at a streaming company and almost immediately felt friction and tension with my manager and co-workers, many of whom have worked together at various companies for around 20 years. Their way of working and doing things felt outdated and nonsensical to me. I questioned processes and policies and tried to make suggestions for ways we could improve. All my suggestions were immediately shut down, particularly with one co-worker. That co-worker . . .

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