10 things your boss isn’t telling you by Alison Green on April 25, 2011 Last week’s post about the manager struggling with how to tell his assistant that her shirts were too low-cut provided the inspiration for my post today at U.S. News & World Report … which is about 10 things your boss might be thinking but isn’t telling you. To be clear, a good boss will have the difficult and awkward conversations that need to be had. But there are plenty of less-than-perfect bosses out there, and it’s worth thinking about what kinds of things they might be avoiding telling you because they feel awkward bringing it up. You can read it here. You may also like:5 things your boss won’t tell youthe 4 hardest conversations you’ll have in your careershould I worry about tattling at work?