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Nesprin* August 19, 2022 at 12:26 pm. Off the top of my head, occupational health and safety compliance, or biosafety officer come to mind, with project manager, lab coordinator, and document specialist as other options. Slightly Less Evil Bunny* August 19, 2022 at 3:50 pm.41 votes, 746 comments. Last week's thread. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum.weekend free-for-all - March 27-28, 2021. it's your Friday good news. open thread - March 26-27, 2021. colleague won't leave me alone after my former employee died, lunches with a strictly kosher employee, and more. my boss sent me work questions while I was in the hospital. Ask a Manager in five languages.Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 04/24/23 - 04/30/23. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. My yellow shrimp colony is successfully hatching out fry! The first hatch showed up yesterday and are about 4mm long. Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 03/07/22 - 03/13/22. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. This is really a stretch to be relevant to the original question too. It's also just unnecessarily dark and troubling to share on a darn workplace blog.From the creator of the popular website Ask a Manager and New York magazine’s work-advice columnist comes a witty, practical guide to navigating 200 difficult professional conversations—featuring all-new advice! There’s a reason Alison Green has been called “the Dear Abby of the work world.” Ten years as a workplace-advice …I work as a counselor within a clinic center. Next to the doctors, counselors provide a majority of the care and treatment for clients. I'm the only female counselor in my department: meaning a majority of trauma-based female or male clients may wish to speak to a female.It is appallingly irresponsible to travel and risk others health under these circumstances. To Do List* August 14, 2022 at 1:46 pm. It is not selfish to want those things. It is absolutely, horrifically, unacceptably selfish to ACT on those wants and risk the health of others when you know you are Covid positive.3.1k members in the AskaManagerSnark community. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog.There will be more posts than usual this week, so keep checking back throughout the day. 1. I own a game store with a terrible manager who I'm afraid to fire. The update is we tried as best as we could to have performance improvements and set goals to meet, but he has continued to not meet them.by Alison Green on August 16, 2023. It’s the annual Ask a Manager speed round! Until 3:30 pm ET today, I’ll be answering questions live. How to ask questions: Submit a question using the form here. (Don’t leave your question in the comment section; I won’t see it there.)Weekly Off-Topic Thread 01/16/23 - 01/22/23. Discuss things that aren't snark on AaM. Work questions are okay as long as they'd be an "ask the readers" question on AaM, but consider posting them at r/askmanagers instead. The employer I am supposed to have an interview with tomorrow let me know they added an eighth person to the panel.18 votes, 18 comments. 3.8K subscribers in the AskaManagerSnark community. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog.Oct 12, 2023 · by Alison Green on October 11, 2023. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. 1. My boss says we can’t celebrate birthdays because of one employee’s religious beliefs. I’ve recently started a new role and so far, I’m loving it. My manager seems to be reasonable and I feel supported. Probably the weirdest post I remember Alison doing was the interview with a lady who had worked as a nanny for a psychic. It was just so out-of-place on a work blog, and some of the things she described with working for this person sounded very problematic. 40. 118.I accidentally started a rumor about a coworker. by Alison Green on September 6, 2022. A reader writes: I work for a large company. My department is four teams of six people, each under a manager who reports to a vice president. I have been working here for 10 years and my annual reports are all good, but I've been itching to move up the chain.Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 06/15/20 - 06/21/20. Last week's post (this will redirect to r/blogsnark ). If you're being pinged, it means I pulled your name from the comments of the last few months of AaM threads on r/blogsnark . This spinoff sub started a couple of years ago when one of the r/blogsnark mods took issue with the AaM thread, and ...by Alison Green on October 3, 2023. A reader writes: I work at a library in a two-party consent state for recording people. Recently people have been coming in and harassing the staff and filming their reactions. Some of these videos have ended up on social media websites, giving our library a minor amount of fame (much to the staff’s dismay).Joe needed/needs to escalate to executives that this lunatic is has gone off the grounds. The solution is: OP and Shannon to handle the work; Joe reprimands Ronald; Ronald replies aggressively/snarkily. Repeat. Joe needs to write to Alison and ask how to escalate. Because he seems to think his hands are tied.Dec 13, 2017 · Here’s the update. I know you didn’t solicit an update, but I felt compelled to send one. I’d written you in the spring because I was having trouble breaking into a niche industry in which a high school classmate I’d bullied was a rock star. I wanted to know if you thought apologizing would help me get a job. Yeah, I'm familiar with that gesture: "you're so wonderful and amazing!" right up until the point when you do something they don't like and then "you're the worst."Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 02/14/22 - 02/20/22. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. This seems way too vague to figure out what cookbook she's looking for. There's nothing that stands out in a way where anyone could have any useful suggestions.Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 01/16/23 - 01/22/23. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. Lol at the person thinking it's ableist for someone to dislike people being "long-winded", double lol at them thinking that because one person told them they might be neurodivergent.Sep 13, 2023 · by Alison Green on October 3, 2023. A reader writes: I work at a library in a two-party consent state for recording people. Recently people have been coming in and harassing the staff and filming their reactions. Some of these videos have ended up on social media websites, giving our library a minor amount of fame (much to the staff’s dismay). Jul 21, 2021 · I found my boss’s highly critical notes about a coworker. After 10 years of working together, my direct manager — our director of operations, Jessica — was let go from our company a few months ago. There were apparently some behind-the-scenes issues between herself and our CEO, Bruce (he alluded as much to me and others in conversation, I ... Falling Diphthong * August 7, 2023 at 8:06 am. In fact, I initially read it as the OP was an uncomfortable bystander in the training. But if the context was "my father says you should always use the blue TPS cover sheet" then you'd get a similar response to "my father," "my friend who used to work in Llamas," and "someone I rode the elevator with this morning." If a trainee ...See more posts like this in r/AskaManagerSnark. subscribers . Top posts of May 30, 2022 ...Nesprin* August 19, 2022 at 12:26 pm. Off the top of my head, occupational health and safety compliance, or biosafety officer come to mind, with project manager, lab coordinator, and document specialist as other options. Slightly Less Evil Bunny* August 19, 2022 at 3:50 pm.A/L advise Im a deputy manager of a residential home. I have been left on my own quite a lot to run the home whilst the registered manager has taken a number of weeks off here and there and coming back due to surgery being canceled.18 votes, 18 comments. 3.8K subscribers in the AskaManagerSnark community. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog.It’s a type of food. That’s like trying tomato soup and deciding that because you hate tomato soup that means all soups and stews and smoothies and any other liquidy type meal are all the same and you hate them too because you hate the taste (not even texture or concept) of tomato soup. 26.I disagree. If you know you only got 10 out of 30 right intuitively, then you actually have a great understanding of your own abilities. So, the paper actually goes into this at the end and I described in my original comment why I don't feel that logic works.u/TwoRoadDQ's comment on the weekly thread gave me the idea to feed the last six weeks' worth of Friday Good News posts into a simple Markov chain generator, and this was the result: . I've been at my new journey and to let you (and commenters) know this was possible due to your column, I confess that I was pregnant and would be crushing; my responsibilities and roles were overwhelming ...tra la la * August 23, 2021 at 12:31 am. Agree about an information sheet, which could include other requirements if needed (I interned in an archives for a couple of years, and part of my orientation included a meeting with the conservator where we were told not to use hand lotion while at work, among other things) along with information about the job or the …Continue browsing in r/AskaManagerSnark. r/AskaManagerSnark. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog. 2.7k. Members. 45. Online. Created Apr 28, 2018. Join. Top posts september 28th 2020 Top posts of september, 2020 Top posts 2020. help Reddit coins Reddit premium.15. Do not directly address influencers or those related to them. Blogsnark is not the space to communicate with an influencer. Comments directed at influencers will be removed. Blogsnark is not for holding influencers or bloggers accountable. The goal is not for them to read here and change.31 votes, 623 comments. 2.5k members in the AskaManagerSnark community. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog.14 votes, 11 comments. 4.2K subscribers in the AskaManagerSnark community. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog. Coins. 0 coins. Premium Powerups Explore Gaming. Valheim Genshin Impact Minecraft Pokimane Halo Infinite Call of Duty: Warzone Path of Exile Hollow Knight: Silksong Escape from Tarkov Watch Dogs: Legion. Sports ...There will be more posts than usual this week, so keep checking back throughout the day. 1. I own a game store with a terrible manager who I’m afraid to fire. The update is we tried as best as we could to have performance improvements and set goals to meet, but he has continued to not meet them.I was fired once. To be fair, I was terrible at my job. But in my defense, I was hired to be an HR assistant for $11 per hour. I was supposed to make ID badges, screen resumes, and do basic clerical stuff in HR. Between the time they offered me the job and the time I started, the HR manager left the company.Your company Slack is a corporate resource just like your email - it's silly to think they aren't monitoring it & that you can't be held responsible for what you post there.31 votes, 584 comments. 1.9k members in the AskaManagerSnark community. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog. Press J to jump to the feed. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Search within r/AskaManagerSnark. r/AskaManagerSnark. Log In Sign Up.Ask A Manager (5/13-5/19) PM me the usual text that goes here and I'll paste it in I just REALLY need to talk about new commenter Wendie. Last week's post. Background info …That's an interesting angle. Most of the agitation I've seen (in the real world) in favor of removing Bachelors requirements for jobs that don't really need a specific four-year degree has been in the spirit of inclusivity, i.e. making sure qualified people aren't excluded from consideration just because they don't have a four-year degree.I generally consider myself progressive on social issues but is the ADA not written for reasonable work place accommodations? I totally, 100% support finding a way to support (financially, emotionally, physically) individuals with chronic disability but I don't see how it's tenable to have people saying "oh yeah Jane is working a full time job… with accommodations" when the ...Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 09/12/22 - 09/18/22. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. Let me guess, another update on which podcast they were interviewed for about baseball. Richard Hershberger* September 17, 2022 at 6:37 am Removed — see rule at top, but you can post this in the writing thread.Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 09/13/21 - 09/19/21. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. Elizabeth West finished another book. If she applied the same focus to finding a job as she does to her writing she would definitely be employed now. I understand people fall on hard times but it has been years. Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 07/31/23 - 08/06/23. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. Rolling my eyes at someone afraid to renovate their bathroom because god forbid there are materials used in the process. One of my barriers, besides money, is the guilt around how wasteful it would be, since it ...When a manager complained about a pregnant employee who was drinking a lot of water and going to the bathroom often. The manager felt that the employee was deliberately drinking water and peeing to avoid work - the heavily pregnant employee. The manager, also AFAB, had not had to drink so much water at that stage of pregnancy, so they decided ...by Alison Green on August 16, 2023. It's the annual Ask a Manager speed round! Until 3:30 pm ET today, I'll be answering questions live. How to ask questions: Submit a question using the form here. (Don't leave your question in the comment section; I won't see it there.)Continue browsing in r/AskaManagerSnark. r/AskaManagerSnark. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog. 1.8k. Members. 8. Online. Created Apr 28, 2018. Join. Top posts august 24th 2020 Top posts of august, 2020 Top posts 2020. help Reddit coins Reddit premium Reddit gifts.Yeah -- however, if people are experiencing actual pain and headaches trying to read something, that can't simply be hardwaved. This isn't a matter of taste, it's a matter of people's eye health. rando12fha • 21 days ago. I thought no way it's actually that bad part of snark is exaggerated reactions.I accidentally started a rumor about a coworker. by Alison Green on September 6, 2022. A reader writes: I work for a large company. My department is four teams of six people, each under a manager who reports to a vice president. I have been working here for 10 years and my annual reports are all good, but I've been itching to move up the chain.20 votes, 23 comments. 3.9K subscribers in the AskaManagerSnark community. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog.Overview. Ask A Manager has a rating of 3 stars from 2 reviews, indicating that most customers are generally dissatisfied with their purchases. Ask A Manager ranks 23rd among Question And Answer sites. View ratings trends.Not only is this a bad question, it is also potentially exclusionary and alienating to any demons or persons with demonic ancestry who might be in attendance. It's the evil sorcerer equivalent of asking them for their mother's maiden name or the last four digits of their SSN. 23.Phoenix from the ashes* October 10, 2020 at 5:44 am You’ve asked some really interesting questions here. I do see mental images – but it’s actually not quite the same as seeing things in a dream. In my dreams I see the dreamworld around me exactly like I see the real world around me when I’m awake.Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 09/06/21 - 09/12/21. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. Hot take. Alison is against moderation or a reddit style voting system because it will then empower users to upvote, and thus give credence to, comments/commentors she may disagree with.Absolutely fascinating. maen* June 4, 2022 at 8:45 am Catching up on the post a few weeks ago about an inappropriate relationship with a coworker and going off on a tangent – about using extra vowels in words!Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 06/05/23 - 06/11/23. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. The free food crowdsourcing post isn't really anything new (half of them are just "highly paid person took too much"), but I kind of love the one about the BBQ, especially how it was discovered.Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 10/26/20 - 11/01/20. Last week's thread. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. Dan is surprised that creating a fraudulent GoFundMe is a crime. I have an ex who likes to lie about anything and everything to get attention. A few weeks ago, Alison recommended reading Hench by Natalie Zina Walschots. I just read it and it was... okay. I expected a deconstruction of the superhero genre, but it was more a parable about police overreaction causing at least as many problems as they solve, and with no greater message other than 'tear it all down,' #ACAB and so forth.31 votes, 623 comments. 2.5k members in the AskaManagerSnark community. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog.OP is (like many folks) conflating religious beliefs with how those beliefs might guide a person’s treatment of other people. OP doesn’t have to be “objective” about something they have personal knowledge of. Instead, they have to be transparent about their thought processes. LilPinkSock* April 4, 2023 at 12:26 pm.I'm sure from the hiring manager's perspective, I'm over simplifying the work, but I assure you I'm not. Type this in, press this button, change this entry, and save. Repeat. And repeat. I have a brain, a degree, and experience. I've showed you that in the interview. You already told me what the job functions are.Here are some of the most jaw-dropping letters: 1. "A coworker stole my spicy food, got sick, and is blaming me." "My food is always really, really spicy. I just love it that way. Anyway, I was ...Fake or not, flight attendant acceptance rates are something like 5% across the industry. r/cabincrewcareers is always full of people freaking out about pre-recorded video interviews.The more measured option is to just bring it to the attention of whoever in your office is in a position to do something about it. Since you don't have HR, that might be an admin who manages the space, a manager, or someone else, depending on how things work in your office. 3. Our intern thinks my job is to find them tasks.27 votes, 899 comments. 2.9k members in the AskaManagerSnark community. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog.28 votes, 35 comments. 4.2K subscribers in the AskaManagerSnark community. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog. Coins. 0 coins. Premium Powerups Explore Gaming. Valheim Genshin Impact Minecraft Pokimane Halo Infinite Call of Duty: Warzone Path of Exile Hollow Knight: Silksong Escape from Tarkov Watch Dogs: Legion. Sports ...I found my boss’s highly critical notes about a coworker. After 10 years of working together, my direct manager — our director of operations, Jessica — was let go from our company a few months ago. There were apparently some behind-the-scenes issues between herself and our CEO, Bruce (he alluded as much to me and others in conversation, I ...Probably the weirdest post I remember Alison doing was the interview with a lady who had worked as a nanny for a psychic. It was just so out-of-place on a work blog, and some of the things she described with working for this person sounded very problematic. 40. 118.35 votes, 824 comments. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. If you weren't around the last few…Some of my biases —. I believe the whole point of managing is to get things done. Everything else follows from there. I believe that employers and employees should just be straightforward with each other and not let things fester. Unless you’re deluded or a jerk, candor usually leads you someplace good.here’s a template to make writing cover letters easier. I recently received this letter from a reader: I wanted to add another chorus to the thank you’s for your straightforward cover letter advice. I am a reasonably strong and fast writer, but for some reason always used to get futzed over a cover letter.Feb 9, 2022 · by Alison Green on February 9, 2022. A reader writes: A local company where I live advertises “recreational” IV fluids on the radio. They push the fluids for recovery from illness, colds, and hangovers. Their latest ad suggests that their mobile unit can come to your place of work and administer your hangover “cure” at your job. A smattering of weirdness: a coworker stole my spicy food, got sick, and is blaming me (and the update) Want more? Here are my lists of favorites from 2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2013, 2012 , 2011 … or the entire last decade. Here's a look back at my favorite posts of all time... Bad employer behavior: when your manager won't manage can ...Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 01/02/23 - 01/08/23. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. I have a question part 2* January 6, 2023 at 11:09 am I posted last Saturday in the open (personal) thread about receiving midlife autism diagnoses (among women).by Alison Green on February 9, 2022. A reader writes: A local company where I live advertises "recreational" IV fluids on the radio. They push the fluids for recovery from illness, colds, and hangovers. Their latest ad suggests that their mobile unit can come to your place of work and administer your hangover "cure" at your job.Apr 4, 2018 · Princess Consuela Banana Hammock * April 4, 2018 at 12:12 am. OP#1, I wasn’t once in an event where the “icebreaker” involved identifying which of us were from low-income families (or first-generation higher ed) and then tried to prove our experiences with poverty as if we were in some creepy Dickensian horror-scape. Aug 23, 2021 · tra la la * August 23, 2021 at 12:31 am. Agree about an information sheet, which could include other requirements if needed (I interned in an archives for a couple of years, and part of my orientation included a meeting with the conservator where we were told not to use hand lotion while at work, among other things) along with information about the job or the organization etc. Here are updates from four people whose letters were answered here this year. 1. The bird-phobic employee who pushed another employee in his effort to get away from a bird in the parking lot, seriously injuring her (first update is here). Liz is still at her new job and has not attempted contact, legal or financial comp. with Jack or the company we …Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 10/24/22 - 10/30/22. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. This entire thread is maddening and depressing to read. Depressing because the US healthcare system is hot garbage.Ask a Manager. "One the supervisors I oversee, Beth, has been accused of being racist during the hiring process. One of the (external) candidates she interviewed for a spot on her team has retained a lawyer and is claiming Beth did not hire him because of his race (he is black, Beth is white). Beth says she decided not to hire him because he ... I saw so many ads for this dress on Facebook when I googled it after reading that AAM post. Wearing any dress at all for 100 days straight is strange, but the fact that it's wool makes it even more gross- mostly because of the issues with washing wool as noted in this post- but also how gross that would feel in the summer.Try not to over analyze everything, because they're going to make mistakes. Also, if they do something blatantly wrong or completely dropped the ball, either address it after the meeting or when you're alone, or sort of beat around the bush to get them to admit it.Absolutely fascinating. maen* June 4, 2022 at 8:45 am Catching up on the post a few weeks ago about an inappropriate relationship with a coworker and going off on a tangent - about using extra vowels in words!there was a discussion on a weekend thread about how to avoid weight gain during/after your mid-30s (particularly for cis women). [...] I feel like people’s answers are often “I cut out all sugar, stopped drinking alcohol, cook every meal from scratch, and do 16:8 intermittent fasting every day.”. [...]Massachusetts!*. March 4, 2023 at 3:45 pm. Piggybacking on the good day-trip advice, the commuter rail has $10 weekend passes. $10 for as many commuter rail rides as you want on any given weekend (so if I bought a pass today, I could use it for any commuter rail rides today and tomorrow.39 votes, 723 comments. Last week's thread. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. If you weren't around last week…alvarkresh • 2 yr. ago. The faux "I'm confused" thing seems like such a textbook AAM 'gotcha', too. I wonder if both of the parties involved read AAM, which would be very amusing. [deleted] • 2 yr. ago. These assholes (I'm including AAMers in there) don't realize that there's a considerable swath between "your private business should stay ...Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 07/31/23 - 08/06/23. Last week's post. Background info and meme index for those new to AaM or this forum. Rolling my eyes at someone afraid to renovate their bathroom because god forbid there are materials used in the process. One of my barriers, besides money, is the guilt around how wasteful it would …. Ask a Manager Weekly Thread 03/27/23 - 04/0So they all cheap ass-rolled over and one fell out * May 28 votes, 35 comments. 4.2K subscribers in the AskaManagerSnark community. Snark sub for readers of the Ask a Manager blog. Coins. 0 coins. Premium Powerups Explore Gaming. Valheim Genshin Impact Minecraft Pokimane Halo Infinite Call of Duty: Warzone Path of Exile Hollow Knight: Silksong Escape from Tarkov Watch Dogs: Legion. Sports ... This cracked me up for some reason: SpinningWheels April learnedthehardway * June 6, 2023 at 11:06 am. I think this is something you should probably let HR or management handle. IF the situation is causing disruption to your or your team’s work, or if the employee’s performance is suffering and it is affecting you / your team’s ability to get your own work done, then it’s something to bring up with your …41 votes, 1K comments. Last week's post. 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