Most of us don't really love networking, but since most people get jobs these days through their connections, it behooves us to learn how to do it. The good news is, most successful networking is about genuine connection, not fake razzle-dazzle cocktail party skills.
There are lots of different kinds of terrible bosses in the world, but perhaps the very worst of the worst is the boss who is genuinely a bad person. Assuming that jumping ship isn't in the cards right now, what can a person do when stuck with such a character?
For years, we've heard that crying at work makes us look weak. But some very successful feminists are now saying that a few tears isn't the end of the world -- and in fact, might even help your career.