Let’s face it, we all want to get through our working day as calmly and as stress-free as possible, but this isn’t always possible, of course. While it’s sometimes the work itself that may drive us crazy, more often than not it’s the people we have to deal with that are the main sources of irritation. Here are a few stereotypical characters we should all give a wide berth to.
The boss who tries too hard
It’s always good to have a boss that you can interact with, purely because it makes a working relationship easier to maintain. However, there are some managers who simply try too hard to be one of the gang. Being friendly and approachable is all well and good, of course, but when he or she goes over the top with the office banter it can be disorienting for everyone. There’s a line there, and the boss needs to stay on the right side of it. Continue