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Workplace Resources for Dealing With Your Current Job/Employer/Boss


This section is all about helping you with your workplace and job-related issues, including topics such as succeeding on the job; getting promoted, salary increases and raises; dealing with job burnout and stress, as well as with office politics and your co-workers and bad bosses; and many other issues related to your work and workplace.


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Ask the Workplace Doctors -- a question and answer forum in which you can submit questions about any aspect of the workplace communication. If selected, your question and an expert answer will be posted to the site (anonymously) and you will receive a personal response via email. Topics on the site include asking for a raise, dealing with rumors, overtime, sexual harassment, and more. No cost to job-seekers. -- a site full of ideas and tools to help make your office a better workplace, including numerous articles that use inspiration, insight, and humor to help you deal with everyday workplace problems and irritations. Free to job-seekers.


eBossWatch -- allows job-seekers to avoid hostile work environments and workplace bullying by researching reviews of prospective bosses. Current workers can also use site to rate your boss. No cost for basic service, but fee-based boss background checks. Empowering Work-Life Balance Resources -- where you can find the tools and resources you need to lead a balanced life, including work you love, work-life balance, and time management. Free to job-seekers. -- where you can find information and resources related to obtaining flexible work arrangements, such as telecommuting, part time, job sharing, four day work week, compressed work week, flexible maternity leave under FMLA, or other flextime work options. Get what you need to develop and negotiate a proposal. Free and fee-based.


Workplace Fairness -- a non-profit organization that provides information, education, and assistance to individual workers and their advocates nationwide. Its goal is to bring together workers, employers, advocates, and policy makers to achieve fairness in the workplace. Find answers to all sorts of employment issues and situations. Free to job-seekers. -- a great site that is designed to help folks deal with difficult co-workers and bosses. With more than 1,200 links to articles and resources to help you address these problems, the site is focused on finding solutions -- not revenge. Also includes discussion forums and online newsletter. Free.


Wrongful Termination Lawyer Directory -- a site for workers who feel they have been wrongfully terminated. Find lawyers and law firms that specialize in wrongful termination lawsuits. Browse attorney listings by state. Free.




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