Rob Walker
humanresource
Rob Walker writes the Human Resource column. He is not a professional career adviser, just a well-intentioned guy with a point of view. His next book is The Art of Noticing. www.robwalker.net/noticing

Feb 19 2019
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Don’t forget about this person. Life is long. You never know when your paths might cross, or how he might be a useful ally after all. Who knows why he was fired? If it turns out that he’s horrible or whatever, and can never help you, you lose nothing. But particularly if you actually respect him/his work: Keep in Read more

Feb 19 2019
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I actually mentioned a few options. Embezzlement or other financial fraud? Risky for legal reasons, though! Or: Insulting your boss in a public setting. That’s likely to do the trick! But the risk there is that your professional reputation may suffer. Maybe the best bet is to simply stop showing up at work. This frees Read more