The 2 Options You Have if Annoying Co-workers Are Distracting You

Science says an annoying co-worker is distracting only if you let them. You can confront them, or, you can reframe the situation.

This Is the Right Way to Let a Co-worker Know He Smells

Awkward workplace issues are the worst and it can be hard to know how to deal with your co-worker's annoying habits. Here's how to tell a co-worker he smells.

5 Steps to Rejecting Someone (Without Being the Bad Guy)

It's always tough when you have to reject someone, no matter what it's for. Here's how to lessen the blow and keep those relationships intact.

How to Tell Your Co-workers Their PDA’s Making You Uncomfortable

Awkward, interpersonal workplace issues are the worst! Here's a handy template for letting your co-workers know their inappropriate PDA needs to stop.

Ask a Career Coach: What Do I Do About Negative Co-Workers Who Are Ruining My Job?

It's definitely not fun to have to work with negative co-workers, but for many, it's a fact of life. Our career coach advises what to do in this situation.

Your 3-Step Plan for Dealing With a Lazy Co-worker Who’s Dragging You Down

Dealing with a lazy co-worker can make your job harder. Here are a few tips to help you address that person without making things awkward for both of you.

The 3 Best Ways to Respond When Your Co-worker Throws You Under the Bus

It's never fun to get thrown under the bus at work. But take a deep breath and use these tips to help you respond to someone who wants to make you a scapegoat.

3 Polite Phrases to Shut Down Uncomfortable Conversations at Work

If you find yourself in an uncomfortable situation at work, these three phrases will ensure you stop the conversation before it starts—without seeming rude.

How to Disagree With Your Co-worker’s (Bad) Idea Without Ruining Your Friendship

Disagreements at work are inevitable. Use these tips to make workplace arguments productive, instead of petty.

How to Stay Motivated at Work Even When it Feels Like Everything’s Going Wrong

Here are four secrets to powering through whatever bad days life throws at you.