If you’re like many employees, you may have a boss who says he wants new ideas, but then shoots down each proposal that you bring to him. As a result, you’re frustrated by such contradictory messages, and you’re wondering how to meet his expectations.
What if there was a way to get your boss to buy into more of your recommendations?
Try these suggestions for preparing and presenting business ideas that others will want to support. (4mins 26s watch time).
Working with an unpredictable boss can be rough. You’re confused when they change your assignments repeatedly. You’re hurt when they act friendly one minute and snub you the next. You’re angry when they yell at you in front of your colleagues.
The solution may depend on their attitude. If your boss treats you with respect while they’re moving the goalposts, you may be able to maintain a healthy relationship. That’s especially true if you work in an industry that requires a great deal of flexibility and rapid responses.
On the other hand, if you’re feeling bullied, you need to find coping strategies to protect your wellbeing and career.
Consider these tips for dealing with a volatile boss. (3min 30s watch time).
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