Boss

My Boss Kept Calling Me on My Days Off, so I Blocked Him

My Boss Kept Calling Me on My Days Off, so I Blocked Him
Psychology
year ago

Several countries, including Portugal, France, and Belgium, have implemented laws that forbid bosses to contact employees outside of work hours. Moreover, there are many studies that suggest that granting workers enough time free of work troubles makes them happier and prevents burnout.

17 Reddit Users Showed Who Their Boss Really Is When They Work From Home

17 Reddit Users Showed Who Their Boss Really Is When They Work From Home
Animals
4 years ago

It’s becoming increasingly common to work in other places that are not the office, not only your own home, but also while traveling, for example. That is why people have to maintain a routine that allows them to carry out their tasks in a timely manner. However, when you have a pet, things can get a little complicated. That’s why a few Reddit and Imgur users decided to share images showing how they spend their workdays from home in the company of their furry friends, and how they become a distraction after a little while.

15+ Employees Who Absolutely Need to Give Their Bosses Some Explanations

15+ Employees Who Absolutely Need to Give Their Bosses Some Explanations
Curiosities
year ago

Some employees are known for their hard work and dedication, and then there are those who seem to do the exact opposite. Irresponsible employees do their jobs so poorly that it leaves us wondering how they even got hired in the first place. In some cases, the mistakes are so egregious that they warrant a conversation with the boss. That being said, let’s explore some of the most absurd examples of epic fails in the workplace.

17 Infuriating Cases of Bosses Who Shouldn’t Be Allowed in That Position

17 Infuriating Cases of Bosses Who Shouldn’t Be Allowed in That Position
Curiosities
year ago

Everyone knows at least one person (even if it’s themselves) who dislikes or hates their boss. The reasons can vary since, many times, bosses aren’t trained properly, and they forget all about the human factor, thinking about how to make money for the business. Also, bosses oftentimes forget that their employees have a life outside of work, and they can’t be working all the time. And just because they are bosses doesn’t mean that they have a right to be disrespectful.

20 Bosses That Deserve a One-Way Ticket to the Furthest Destination on Earth

20 Bosses That Deserve a One-Way Ticket to the Furthest Destination on Earth
Curiosities
2 years ago

If there’s a single beloved yet feared figure in the workplace, that’s the boss. When you start a new job, you may be lucky enough to have an excellent employer or unlucky enough to have one that seems straight out of a nightmare. If you are in the second group, you probably will identify with the people who posted pics that ended up on this list. They all shared moments when their fearless leaders made their life just a little harder.

10 Amazing Celeb Bosses That Anyone Would Love to Work With

10 Amazing Celeb Bosses That Anyone Would Love to Work With
People
11 months ago

Since we spend the majority of our time in the workplace, it goes without saying that job satisfaction is crucial in making employees happy and, consequently, more productive. Some bosses can make your life a living hell, while others are a pleasure to work with. Celebrities are no different.

12 People Shared Their Most Embarrassing Moments

12 People Shared Their Most Embarrassing Moments
Curiosities
2 weeks ago

We all have those moments we’d rather forget—those cringeworthy incidents that leave us blushing for days. But sometimes, sharing these embarrassing tales can bring a smile or even a hearty laugh to someone else. In this article, 12 brave people open up about their most mortifying experiences. Dive in and prepare to feel a little better about your own most awkward moments.

My Pregnant Girlfriend Wants to Be a Stay-at-Home Mom, and I Have to Change Her Mind

My Pregnant Girlfriend Wants to Be a Stay-at-Home Mom, and I Have to Change Her Mind
Family & kids
4 weeks ago

Being a stay-at-home parent is undoubtedly one of the most challenging jobs, but it often remains unrecognized and undervalued. All of that being said, having a parent stay home is not always the best choice for couples. A man had a disagreement with his girlfriend when she told him she’d like to quit her job to take care of their future child. He believes he has good reasons to object to his partner’s wish.

I Discovered That My Husband Has Been Cheating on Me — I Planned a Brutal Revenge

I Discovered That My Husband Has Been Cheating on Me — I Planned a Brutal Revenge
Relationships
2 months ago

When trust is shattered within a marriage, it can trigger profound emotional and psychological consequences, sometimes escalating to violent reactions. Recently, a married woman learned she had been deceived for an extended period. Instead of reacting impulsively, she devised a long-term plan for revenge. However, feelings of guilt prompted her to reach out to Bright Side, questioning whether she should go through with her plan.

10 People Who Had Enough at Work and Said, «I’m Done With This»

10 People Who Had Enough at Work and Said, «I’m Done With This»
Curiosities
3 months ago

Feeling stuck in a job you don’t like is suffocating, like being trapped in a hamster wheel going nowhere. These 10 stories are about people whose frustration boiled over so much that they decided to break free. No matter how stuck you may feel, it’s never too late to pursue your dreams and look for something else.

My Mother-in-Law Suggested She Move In With Us for a Year, and My Husband Thinks It’s a Great Idea

My Mother-in-Law Suggested She Move In With Us for a Year, and My Husband Thinks It’s a Great Idea
Family & kids
4 months ago

Let me paint you a picture: Daniel and I are in the midst of a quiet evening at home when he drops a bombshell that rattles me to the core. “Hey, babe,” he starts, sounding all unsure. “What if my mom lived with us for a year?”I nearly spit out my drink, I swear. His mom? Under our roof? For a whole year?I take a deep breath, trying to keep my cool as I shoot back, “No way, absolutely no way.”Daniel’s face falls, disappointment written all over it. “But she’s feeling kinda lonely, you know?” he says. I shake my head, firm as ever. “Sorry, babe, but that’s a hard pass from me.”

12 Couples Whose Breakups Got Really, Really Messy

12 Couples Whose Breakups Got Really, Really Messy
Relationships
6 months ago

It’s tough to picture that intense feelings and long love stories can come to an end and transform into difficult breakups. We always wish that when two people part ways, it happens with minimal complications. However, reality often falls short of our hopes. In this collection, we’re sharing some surprisingly remarkable breakup stories that made us reflect on the unpredictable nature of relationships and the unexpected turns they can take.

12 People Who Had to Face Life’s Trickiest Games

12 People Who Had to Face Life’s Trickiest Games
People
7 months ago

Every journey through life is dotted with unexpected twists that manage to astonish us when we least expect them. While some of these surprises inject excitement into our days, breaking the monotony, there are instances when life takes a more serious and profound turn. The stories we share in this article delve into discoveries that completely altered the course of people’s lives, leaving them in a state of disbelief and profound shock.

I’m 22 and I Quit My Career to Serve My Husband, Trolls Say I Live a Life of a Granny

I’m 22 and I Quit My Career to Serve My Husband, Trolls Say I Live a Life of a Granny
Relationships
8 months ago

Aria Lewis is a 22-year-old woman, who lives the life of a granny. At least the Internet trolls think so, but the young lady has another opinion about her life. Aria gave up her successful career as a photographer to become a full-time housewife and now her calling is “to submit to her husband”. Today, Aria tells her story, which is full of things that many people could find shocking, but the woman enthusiastically defends her life choice and gives solid arguments.

My Wife Lied to Me and Got the Job Promotion I Applied to — I Feel Betrayed

My Wife Lied to Me and Got the Job Promotion I Applied to — I Feel Betrayed
Relationships
9 months ago

Experts say that how well you get along with your boss can affect how well you do your job. However, when you’re married to your boss, the relationship between your personal life and work can get complicated because your personal and professional matters may mix.Our reader, David, is a worried husband seeking advice. We wanted to share our thoughts to try and assist him.

Ex-Sanitation Worker Graduates Harvard Law and Is Now Helping Other Workers Follow Their Dreams

Ex-Sanitation Worker Graduates Harvard Law and Is Now Helping Other Workers Follow Their Dreams
People
11 months ago

Rehan Staton’s unwavering determination pushed him forward despite financial limitations and lacking academic resources. Against all odds, he defied challenges to fulfill his dream of attending Harvard Law School. His inspiring journey demonstrates that greatness knows no boundaries and serves as a potent reminder that unexpected circumstances can lead to incredible achievements.

15+ Actors Whose Improvisation Made It Into the Final Version

15+ Actors Whose Improvisation Made It Into the Final Version
Films
7 months ago

Some individuals within the realm of show business have become renowned for their adeptness at improvising various scenes. Conversely, there are instances when actors, driven by nerves, a sense of being overwhelmed, or unforeseen circumstances, find themselves spontaneously concocting dialogues or undertaking impulsive actions that ultimately result in an extraordinary outcome.

11 Subtle Clothing Details That Can Help You Easily Land Your Dream Job

11 Subtle Clothing Details That Can Help You Easily Land Your Dream Job

We often spend hours preparing for an important business meeting, working out all the issues, and perfecting our speeches. But the first impression we make happens in the first 7 seconds. After that, it can be difficult to change the established image, especially if it is negative. So, it is very important to take various nuances into account when picking out what to wear before an important meeting, whether it is an interview or a serious conversation with the boss.

20 Employees Share How They Left a Lousy Job Without Looking Back

20 Employees Share How They Left a Lousy Job Without Looking Back
Curiosities
year ago

We put up with unpleasant situations for the sake of something better, and this frequently happens in the work environment when we’re expecting to get a salary raise or a promotion. However, even these uncomfortable circumstances can teach us our worth and how to set boundaries, thus making us stronger in the end.

17 Red Flags That Made Employees Realize It’s Time to Update Their Resumes

17 Red Flags That Made Employees Realize It’s Time to Update Their Resumes
Curiosities
year ago

If you weren’t lucky enough to be born rich, then, just like the rest of us mortals, you need to work. So you may find yourself in 2 situations: you land an excellent job, where people are respected and valued, or you get one with a toxic environment. Either way, the important thing is to recognize the difference between a good job and a bad one, so you can understand the red flags in the workplace and start looking for other options. In the end, no one deserves to be tied to certain types of bosses.

17 Netizens Share Their Chaotic Workplace Stories That Probably Nobody Can Stand

17 Netizens Share Their Chaotic Workplace Stories That Probably Nobody Can Stand
Curiosities
year ago

There are some experiences we have in life when we surely remember thinking: “How did I get away with that!” This also happens when, by chance, we have to live with unpleasant bosses, co-workers, or clientele, who would make any employee want to take their things and run away, never to return. And this is all thanks to the tremendous lack of respect they were subjected to at their workplace.

15+ Fun Co-Workers Who Make Every Day a Holiday

15+ Fun Co-Workers Who Make Every Day a Holiday
Curiosities
year ago

There are many reasons why you might love your job, one of them being your wonderful co-workers. You may also be working for a company whose values line up with yours, and your boss cares deeply about you. All these things, along with the fact that you simply love your job, can create a very fun working atmosphere on a daily basis. And that’s how you end up entertaining both yourself and those around you.

15 Taxi Rides That Can Easily Become Stories We Retell for Ages

15 Taxi Rides That Can Easily Become Stories We Retell for Ages
Curiosities
year ago

Nowadays riding a taxi is not a luxury but an affordable means of transport. You can now even summon one with the help of a special app. Dozens of people get into cars to get from point A to point B, entrusting their destiny to drivers. Sometimes a taxi ride, even a short one, can turn into a real adventure, making drivers and passengers feel like characters from books and movies.

Bright Side Readers Explain How to Know When a Job Interview Isn’t Promising at All

Bright Side Readers Explain How to Know When a Job Interview Isn’t Promising at All
People
2 years ago

Having a job interview is almost always stressful. But it’s important to remember that the potential employers aren’t the only ones who evaluate how the interview went — candidates for the job can also learn a lot from this. In fact, it’s the latter who have to spend most of the day in the office, talk to colleagues regularly, and, most importantly, do what the boss asks them to do.

10 Phrases That May Ruin Your Chances of Getting a Promotion

10 Phrases That May Ruin Your Chances of Getting a Promotion
Psychology
2 years ago

Sometimes when there is a hard day at work or when we feel stressed, we might involuntarily say something wrong to our boss. But there are certain phrases that you shouldn’t say no matter what. Because they may ruin your chances of getting promoted or may even lead to the termination of your contract.