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Question: Our newest accounting employee works in a cubicle with the accounting manager and one other employee. To create a sense of space for each of them, we’ve set up the office so each desk faces a wall. A door bisects the fourth wall and that’s where we’ve placed the accounting office’s filing cabinets. Yesterday the accounting manager came to me and asked if the new employee could share an office with… Read More

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Question: I was badly bullied in my last job and know I need counseling. I keep reaching out and making appointments with counselors and then, at the last minute, I decide not to go. Sometimes I call and cancel the appointments. Sometimes I just pretend I forgot and when they call me, I say that I’ve made other arrangements. Am I crazy? Answer: You’re suffering. You want to get help but you’re… Read More