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coworker wants a bigger retirement party than we want to fund, really intense job listings, and more

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go… 1. Coworker wants a bigger retirement send-off than we’re willing to fund I work for a state government organization, which means we have no budget for anything extra or perks. When people retire, their office generally comes together to do something for them. It’s very usual […]

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employee is pushing for a job she’s not qualified for, my boss sent me a job posting from another organization, and more

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go… 1. My employee won’t stop pushing for a job she’s not qualified for My boss, who oversees the entire division, is hiring for an opening on another team. “Elizabeth,” an employee I manage, wants the job. She has no experience and doesn’t have the education or […]

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