happy endings

happiest endings of 2013

We hear a lot of bad workplace stories here, but we also hear some great ones. Here are the 10 happiest endings of 2013. 10. The reader whose employee didn’t want to take on a new task 9. The reader whose stalkerish ex-boyfriend was applying for a job at her company 8. The reader who […]

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update from the person on a performance improvement plan

Remember the letter-writer wondering what to do after being put on a performance improvement plan? That writer also wrote in earlier in the year about what to do when a potential mentor isn’t responding to your emails. Here the update on both situations. When I was put on the Improvement Plan, I emailed the woman […]

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responding graciously to a job rejection

A reader writes: I wanted to give you a happy endings story. After 2 months of interviews for what was a dream internship, I found out on Friday that I didn’t get the job. I was slightly devastated, but having read almost every article you’ve posted, I knew I needed to send a genuine thank-you […]

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