The Rumpelstiltskin Boss

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If you are a lover of fairy-tale stories, you may have heard about a man named Rumpelstiltskin. Here goes the story….

The story was about the beautiful daughter of a poor miller. The poor miller visits the king and lies to him that his beautiful daughter. He tells the king that she has the ability of turning straw into gold.

The king, in turn, requests for the daughter’s presence. He takes her into a room full of straw, provides her a spinning wheel, and asks her to turn the straw into gold. She has to complete the task by daybreak or she will be put to death. The poor miller’s daughter was left alone in the room with no idea on how to spin the straw into gold. She began to feel afraid and started crying.

Suddenly the door opened and there stood a little man greeting the poor girl. He asked her the reason behind her tears. The girl... Read More | Share it now!

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Coping with a Bad Boss, Uncategorized June 17, 2018 Melinda Longoria, MSM

Working for a Bad Boss? Motivate Yourself at Work

Let’s face the reality. Many people are engaged with their dream job but their bosses aren’t inspiring.

Lack of motivation from your boss can lead to physical discomfort and depression. Although, your boss has more influence on how you engage yourself at work. However, you can still be in the driver’s seat so as to have a sense of satisfaction and accomplishment.

So, if your boss is not giving you the motivation, you deserve, below are few and simple strategies you can implement that allows you to make positive progress in your every day life while working for an uninspiring boss.

Determine your goals

Having a target goal is very important for your personal development.... Read More | Share it now!

Melinda Longoria, MSM

Great Companies, Uncategorized September 3, 2018 Melinda Longoria, MSM

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HubSpot is an inbound marketing and sales software company whose aim is to help small businesses to escalate quickly through new strategies that attract visitors and turn them into potential customers. This company is on the Glassdoor list of the Best Places to Work in 2018 and it has been awarded as one of the best workplaces for Millennials in the last two years. Even though this company was in the eye of the storm after the release of the book “Disrupted” by Dan Lyons, employees agree that HubSpot is an excellent place to work and they show it proudly on the internet.

A place to Start and Boost your Career

For young people finding a job is really hard, but HubSpot gives them the opportunity to start. From the beginning, this... Read More | Share it now!

About the Bad Boss Blog & Authors

  • Our blog was started to help managers identify the things that bad bosses do. We are writing an ebook about ‘How to Be a Bad Boss’, which is a collaborative team effort on this subject. The idea is that if you want to be a good boss then you should look to do the opposite, or if you spot things that you’re doing which are in the book, then maybe, just maybe, you should rethink your approach. Some of the examples in this book are illegal or may be against your company’s policy. These blog posts are an example of what some bad bosses do and should NOT be done. We are not responsible for the use of these examples literally in the workplace.
  • Types of Bad Bosses – In our blog, we outline several different types of bosses which our readers have deemed as bad. Even though we give each bad boss a name, it is important to note that most bosses can be a combination of different styles. These bad boss types are what we perceive their behaviors to be based on their... Read More | Share it now!