Marc Watkins

weekend open thread – June 12-13, 2021

This post, weekend open thread – June 12-13, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. Here are the rules for the weekend posts. Book recommendation of the week: Last Summer at the Golden Hotel, by Elyssa Friedland. As two […]

Ask a Manager in the media

This post, Ask a Manager in the media , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Here’s some coverage of Ask a Manager in the media recently: I talked to the New York Times about keeping boundaries between your work life and your personal life. I talked to Today about how the definition of “looking professional” has […]

my terrible intern is a VIP’s son and can’t be fired

This post, my terrible intern is a VIP’s son and can’t be fired , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: One of our company directors has brought his son on as an intern. His son has been assigned to the same department I work in, but he appears to have the reading, writing, […]

13 Differences And What The Title Really Means

13 Differences And What The Title Really Means

What is the authentic big difference when it will come to courting vs. staying in a relationship? How do you know if you’re casually viewing anyone or if you are special? If you discovered your way to this article, you are likely emotion a very little puzzled and seeking for clarity on your circumstance. And I get it. No one […]

it’s your Friday good news

This post, it’s your Friday good news , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. 1. I read your recent “you need to ask for a raise” post and decided that you were absolutely right. I’ve been in my current position for […]

my interviewer wants a reference from my current boss

This post, my interviewer wants a reference from my current boss , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I have been at my current job for about six years and have a good relationship with my manager. But for various reasons I have decided that it’s time to move on and have been […]

weekend open thread – April 24-25, 2021

This post, weekend open thread – April 24-25, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. This is an optical illusion. In reality, she is one-third his size. This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. Here are the rules for the weekend posts. Book recommendation of […]

5 Clear Signs He Doesn’t Love You [Walk Away]

Are you in a relationship and struggling to figure out if this guy really loves you? When you’re crazy in love with someone, it can be tricky to see your relationship clearly. It’s like you’re walking around with blinders on. But there’s a reason you’re here. Something feels off. You’re not totally convinced he’s fully invested in you or your […]