Unfortunately, too many of us are dealing with a toxic boss on a daily basis; whether it’s a boss or a co-worker, toxic people make it hard to feel positive about heading in to work. And, what’s worse, their toxicity can cause serious stress-related health issues, if you’re exposed to it for long enough. If you happen to be a target – if the toxicity is directed at you – it can make you question your abilities and really shake your confidence. And if you’re not the direct target, the “secondhand smoke” of their angry flames toward others can still take its toll on you.
Here’s the full Huffington Post article, written by yours truly, Kathy Robinson:
Have you ever worked with a toxic boss? Any tips for dealing with one, if you aren’t yet ready to quit?