Boss Tells Worker To Quit Because He Spends Too Much Time On Hobbies; Employee Listens And Pursues His Hobby

It’s usually not easy to pursue your hobbies as a career. Most hobbies are hobbies for a reason, and that reason is that they’re more fun to do than your job. Often, people work years and years to ever financially get into a position where they can leave their day job in pursuit of their …
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Frustrated Workers Discuss The Dismal State of Paid Time Off in America

We spend the majority of our lives working and rarely get time off. Once the period of our life where we get summer vacation is over, the era of having long stretches of carefree time with little to no responsibilities rarely happens again. There’s something so valuable about having time to rest and relax without …
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Manager Expects Employee to Work Off the Clock, Gets Massive Overtime Request Instead

If you work for a company that prohibits overtime, then under no circumstances should you ever be working off the clock. And if your boss ever makes it clear that they expect you to do so, then you better get it in writing. When one redditor asked their boss if they could switch to a …
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Selfish CEO Asks Employees To Donate Their PTO To Loyal 17-Year Employee

I’ve never understood the concept of company higher-ups asking their employees to donate their paid time off to another employee. It feels like one of those things that would only be done as a last resort, and often, that’s not the case. CEOs can easily make exceptions and give extra time off to employees, especially …
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Boss Throws Temper Tantrum When Worker Quits, Royally Screws Himself Over

Bitterly firing an employee right after they hand in their two weeks notice is probably the least professional thing a boss can do in that situation, and that’s exactly what happened to redditor u/Brilliant-Parking359, whose boss ended up screwing himself over by sacking his employee out of anger right after they quit. u/Brilliant-Parking359 still had …
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Petty Boss Penalizes Worker for Being 10 Minutes Late, Skillful Revenge Ensues

Who will win: one petty supervisor with a bad attitude or a worker with all the leverage in the world? In this episode of Malicious Compliance, u/fire_me_anytime tells the tale of «Bobby,» an indispensable CNC machinist who, for some reason, was the only guy in the entire crew who knew how to make an essential …
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Teen’s Insane Work Hours Sparks Discussion About Child Labor Laws

A Utah teenager recently went viral on Reddit for posting their schedule for their part-time job. They are expected to work 32 hours a week, including four 6-hour shifts directly after already going to school for 8 hours. I know there are probably a bunch of angry people reading this and thinking, «that’s not very …
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Boss Tells Employee That «A Pat On the Back» is Better Than Being Paid For Overtime

Following a successful event, this boss sent their team a congratulatory email but weren’t prepared to handle the comments of their less-than-satisfied team members. This thread was posted to Reddit’s r/antiwork subreddit by Redditor u/Beebjank, who asked their boss for compensation for the extra time that they had worked. Their boss’s response has them (and …
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Bombastic Boss Has Huge Outburst After Employees Quit His Company

You can tell a lot about a workplace by how upper management speaks about people who have left the company. It’s not too difficult to pick up on a boss struggling to maintain employees because of their poor management style. While it’s normal to have a few wacko former employees, it’s a red flag when …
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‘My review comes up a lot in their interview process’: Worker’s Glassdoor review causes trouble for previous employer

This employee has learned that a Glassdoor review they wrote when they quit their job has given their past-employer grief with hiring. The employee writes that they left their position after experiencing unprofessional treatment from their manager, which they felt necessitated the review being written. This thread was posted to Reddit’s r/pettyrevenge subreddit this week …
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