Tag: workplace

Friendship at work becomes a problem

Published: April 15, 2016 | By | 11 Replies Continue Reading

A woman feels that her friend and colleague at work is taking advantage of their friendship.

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Office friendships: When you are neither fish nor fowl

Published: December 21, 2015 | Last Updated: January 7, 2016 By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

A reader finds office friendships taxing because of her unique role at work.

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How can a woman working in a male-dominated industry find new friends?

Published: November 14, 2015 | By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

A family death and the loss of a best friend lead to a female engineer wanting of new friends.

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In the Media – How to help a friend who has lost her job (FitnessRepublic.com)

Published: January 12, 2015 | Last Updated: January 12, 2015 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – How to help a friend who has lost her job (FitnessRepublic.com)

On the website FitnessRepublic.com, I write about how losing a job not only creates financial problems but also social ones.

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Too Friendly, Too Soon With the Office Gossip

Published: January 4, 2015 | Last Updated: January 12, 2022 By | 15 Replies Continue Reading

A woman discovers she’s become too friendly with the office gossip and wonders how she can handle the dilemma.

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A frayed friendship between partners spills over to their business

Published: December 30, 2014 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

A stormy relationship between partners threatens their business.

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Reader Wisdom: What friends should and shouldn’t say when someone loses a job

Published: December 15, 2014 | Last Updated: December 15, 2014 By | Reply Continue Reading

A reader loses a job under difficult circumstances and suggests some ways that friends can be more or less supportive and helpful.

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When Your Friendship Is Downgraded

Published: September 26, 2014 | Last Updated: September 19, 2021 By | 34 Replies Continue Reading
When Your Friendship Is Downgraded

If a friend is treating you differently and shows less interest and getting together, you may have been downgraded.

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A woman loses a job and loses her friends in the process

Published: July 12, 2014 | By | 19 Replies Continue Reading

When someone loses a job, it can make co-workers feel squeamish, even the ones who were your friends.

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My career-focused friend isn’t putting any effort into maintaining our friendship

Published: June 11, 2014 | By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

Should I save my friendship or end it if my friend doesn’t put forth the same effort?

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