In the News: 25 signs you’re a horrible boss

Who hasn’t worked for a boss like this at some point in their lives!?! Have a great weekend. Cheers, Sam






By: Warren Harmer – 9 News – 18/12/2013

Being the boss of a small business means you have better relationships with your employees, right? Not so fast. Check your traits against this list to see whether you’re a lousy leader.

I work in a utopian workplace. A place where my colleagues are helpful, friendly and supportive, and challenges are solved through open discussion. People are valued and appreciated; communication is proactive and honest. The boss genuinely cares that everyone loves their job.

It’s the same for all workplaces, right? After all, we all know that’s how you get the most from your team and really grow a business.

Experience has shown me that unfortunately this is not the case. More commonly, the workplace and the boss who runs it are not so ideal. So, in an effort to make horrible bosses aware of their failings and hopefully instigate change towards a more utopian environment for small businesses, I have identified 25 things bad bosses do. Continue reading