5 things you didn’t know about the boss:
- Yes, your boss is probably a narcissist. Some bosses are jerks because being abusive reduces stress.
- The most common reason bosses give pay raises is to retain good employees who are likely to leave. What’s better than a big raise? Having a boss you trust.
- Your boss doesn’t pay attention to what you say because people who feel powerful don’t listen to anyone. There are ways to make a boss more attentive to feedback.
- There are tricks for detecting when the boss is lying.
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Posted On: February 8, 2012