My company is struggling to remain profitable right now, which is making me worry about my job and how I’m going to pay my mortgage. Do you have any ideas or suggestions for how I can keep my job?
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Working Wise - How to Respond to a Bad Performance Review
After receiving years of great performance reviews from different managers I just received a bad one from my new manager. I don’t think he was fair. He minimized my achievements and emphasized a couple of negative things. Can I challenge the evaluation?
Working Wise - Preventing Family Violence
I’m worried about my friend at work. She’s distracted and nervous all the time. I know there are problems in her marriage and I suspect that her partner abusive, but she won’t leave him and it seems to be getting worse. She’s also close to losing her job, because she’s always away due to her stress. What can I do?
Working Wise - Tips on Hiring People with Disabilities
I received a resumé from a woman who wants to be our new receptionist. She acknowledged in her cover letter that she’s legally blind, but that it wouldn’t be a problem. I want to give her a chance, but I just don’t see how it could work.
Working Wise - How to be a Mentor
One of the newer members of our office just asked me if I would be willing to be her mentor. I am flattered, but a little surprised, because I feel like I’m still learning and I’m not sure if I have anything to offer. I never had a mentor. What does a mentor do?