Here’s How to Cope When a Co-worker Dies

A colleague’s death “can impact you in ways you didn’t expect, even if you weren’t close with this particular co-worker,” says psychotherapist Jen Leong. Moving forward after the death of a friend at the office or co-worker can be difficult, but there are ways to cope.

A Few Tips for Introverts Trying to Make Friends at Work (According to Fellow Introverts)

You’re about to start a new role. It’s exciting because yay, fresh start, but it’s also incredibly intimidating because you're an introvert and it takes you a little longer to make friends. Fear not! We spoke to five introverts to get the best tips on how to make this process a little more painless.

3 Ways Co-workers Can Band Together After Losing Their Jobs, Inspired by 3 True Stories

Sometimes the worst happens and your company has layoffs or shuts down. There’s not a quick fix, but co-workers can band together. Leaning on those who are going through the same experience—and letting them lean on you—can help make the process less overwhelming and certainly less lonely.

Every Question You Have About Throwing an Office Baby Shower (But Feel Stupid Asking)

Your colleague just announced their wife is pregnant, or your teammate is several weeks from going on maternity leave. What's the protocol around throwing an office baby shower? We talked to several working parents and employees who've thrown one before to get the details.

15 Easy Ways to Make Friends at a New Job (Today)

If you've started a new job and are feeling left out, here are 15 easy ways you can become friends with your new co-workers, starting today.

4 Irrational Thoughts You’ll Have When Your Co-worker Becomes Your Boss

Here's what you might be thinking in that awkward situation when your co-worker gets a promotion and becomes your boss in the office.

Ask a Credible Career Coach: Is it Possible to Stay Friends With People I’m Now Managing?

You were promoted—congrats! Only now you're becoming the boss of work friends and you're wondering if you can still maintain those friendships. Here's the deal.

Your Oh-Crap-I-Need-a-Gift-Tonight Work Holiday Gift Guide

Time's limited, but your options aren't. So, check out these five office gift ideas that also always go over well and can be picked up at the last minute.