How to Professionally Apologize for Virtually Anything

Ms. Career Girl

I’m going to get to work as soon as I’m in the office on reaching out to those who were in attendance with my materials. You’ve just become the most mature, poised, gracious person in your workplace, whether that’s a cubicle or a home office or a hospital or a house of worship.

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should I push my job-searching friend harder, fired coworker was looking at colleague’s burlesque photos, and more

Ask A Manager

We terminated an office employee this week who was always just kind of creepy and walked the line of inappropriateness with his jokes. We don’t have permanent, on-site HR here, but our “home office” has acting HR people that we don’t communicate with much. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Should I push my job-searching friend to tell me what’s holding her back?

2019 71

I pretended I’m allergic to bees, is it ethical to buy a resume and cover letter, and more

Ask A Manager

I’m on a team of eight people and we have a weekly meeting in our bosses office. Also, interestingly, the office itself is closed during that week. When working from home, what expenses should my company reimburse? I’m going to be offered to work from home full-time after working in an office mostly by myself for the past four years. Basically, I’ve thought long and hard about whether working from home would be right for me and I think it will.

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