Upper Management Wanted To Closely Track The Time Of A Great Employee, Thinking It Would Save Them Money. Instead, He Got A Huge Raise.

A good manager knows when to strictly enforce the rules, and when it is better to let some things slide. In this story, a new manager was forced to begin carefully tracking the time of a great worker, which ended up getting the worker a huge boost in salary. Take a look at how everything …

‘I’ve been sitting in this chair for 15 minutes’: 2 furniture store customers argue over who gets to buy this chair. Here’s how to make sure you’ll have the upper hand

The manager of a furniture store shared an anecdote to help illustrate how it’s possible to lay claim to an item you’d like to buy without just sitting in it and refusing to move. In the process, she showed how she supposedly handled a man who tried just that tactic—trying to edge out a pregnant …

IT Guy Stands His Ground As Upper Management Scrambles Like Ants To Fix The Situation

Knowing your value in the workplace: A currency as precious as gold. It can take a long time to even reach that wonderful stage in life, while some sadly never do. Of course it serves everyone best when coupled with the ability to treat others the way you’d like to be treated. And when in sync, a …

Upper Management Scolded Her For Going Above And Beyond, So She Let Them Sweat Before She Went On Vacation

We all know that the people who actually do the work every day and the people who design the processes needed to complete that work often are not the same person. Which can be a problem when the processes don’t work, so the workers develop a workaround, and no one knows what’s going on with the other …

‘When I worked there upper management kept the bills the rest of us got change’: Starbucks barista says she only got $10 in tips for the week

Tipping has been a fraught subject many have internally debated at a coffee counter or when picking up a to-go order from a new restaurant. Speaking from the other side of the counter, one Starbucks barista, Iris Valadez (@Irisvaladez27), said in a video that collecting her weekly $10 in tips felt like a “silly little …

Overcoming Your Upper Limits: Insights From Brianna Wiest’s New Podcast

This month marks a great deal of exiting news around beloved author Brianna Wiest. First, her latest book The Pivot Year was released April 25, 2023 and Wiest is currently on tour right now promoting the book through packed book signings and speaking events. Second, the first episode of her new podcast, called simply the …

Fixer Upper Homebuyers Share Their Renovation Experiences

24. “I thought buying a fixer upper would be a smart idea to save cash. Plus I’m fairly handy so savings right off the bat! It also didn’t help that at the time so many flippers were buying properties, doing the bare minimum to make them nice, and trying to sell them for double. It …