Posts tagged "Chicago Tribune"

Are Famous People Grateful But Miserable At Work Too?

Are Famous People Grateful But Miserable At Work Too?
Do you ever think that famous or well known people are grateful but miserable? Happy to be famous and rich, but tired of being under the watchful eyes ALL THE TIME. What if your employer could follow you around taking pictures and video of you at any given moment? What if you were constantly being... Read more »

Warning! Adult Language! Another Bad Boss!

Warning! Adult Language! Another Bad Boss!
Warning! Some adult language is used in this particular blog. I don’t want to keep picking on the “Bad Bosses” of the world, but every time I try to move on to something else, another bad boss story comes my way. So, I’m in this cellular store trying to purchase a car charger. As soon... Read more »

I Love It When You Double Talk To Me!

I Love It When You Double Talk To Me!
Last week I published a list of the top 5 things employers do that make their employees miserable. This week I am discussing each item on the list more in depth. Yesterday, I discussed item #5 on the list – Not making the work environment conducive of the job at hand. I need office space! Today... Read more »
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Top 5 Reasons Your Employer Makes You Miserable

Top 5 Reasons Your Employer Makes You Miserable
In the time that I have been a part of Corporate America, I find that there are five key things that always seem to be an issue that make employees unhappy at work.  This is my list of the top 5  reasons your employer makes you miserable. In last weeks article, I gave the folks who read my blog... Read more »

I've Been A Jerk and I Owe You An Apology!

I've Been A Jerk and I Owe You An Apology!
“I’ve been a jerk and I owe you an apology.” Since I started writing this blog, I’ve had so much feedback from other people who are as grateful for their jobs, but as miserable as me. I’ve heard so many stories of how awful people are being treated at work. For those of you that... Read more »

"Grandma, can you beat up my 6th grade teacher, please?

"Grandma, can you beat  up my 6th grade teacher, please?
“Grandma, can you beat up my 6th grade teacher, please? So you teach a 6th grade class in a public school. One day during one of your class lessons, you see a girl pick up a lip gloss that belonged to another student, that fallen on the floor, and begin to apply it to her... Read more »
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If I give you money, you're gonna have sex with me, right?

If I give you money, you're gonna have sex with me, right?
If I give you money, you’re gonna have sex with me, right? Sounds like something you’d expect to hear on some seedy corner in the middle of the night in the wrong part of town doesn’t it? Nope, this was a discussion had by a friend of mine at his job. He was surprised to... Read more »

2012 is almost over and I still work here! Damn!

2012 is almost over and I still work here! Damn!
I can’t do this for another year! As the end of 2012 comes closer, I am of course, reflecting on the year that’s passed and the new year to come. Like most people who are miserable at work, I had hoped to have found a new job before 2013 showed up. Unfortunately, 2013 will be... Read more »