The Boss Show

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Are Your Coworkers Your Friends?

The number of Americans who say they have friends at work has been declining for 30 years. But having friends at work is a key indicator of job satisfaction. No wonder so many of us are disengaged. And yet, friendships at work can be minefields, too. It’s complicated. Jim & Steve unravel the complexities for you.

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Making Every Day a Good Day

It’s easy to complain about what’s going wrong at work. Easier, somehow, than taking responsibility for doing something about it. The Boss Show

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The Job Pirate

[from the “Best Of the Boss Show” archives] He’s delivered corpses for a mortuary; he’s been a gay porn editor; he’s written faux Hollywood scripts

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Rediscovering Curiosity

Watch a toddler interact with the world, and it’s obvious: curiosity is hardwired into us from birth. But then it gets beaten

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Whats Your Excuse Concept

How Accountable Are You?

How frustrated do you get when your coworker — or boss — promises but doesn’t follow through? Lack of accountability rips the

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