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Troublesome coworkers?

I'm sure we all have them - is there one person who you (unfortunately) have to work closely with, that just makes your day MISERABLE?! I have one, she's a complete B*ITCH in the 4 years I've been with the company. My prayers were answered last week - she put her two weeks notice in!

I guess where I'm going is - do you have a horrible coworker? What have they done to make it impossible to work with them?

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SweetPieMama24

Asked by SweetPieMama24 at 9:25 AM on May. 26, 2011 in Money & Work

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  • thats the problem with this one - she's on the same level as me! same licenses, she's just been here 7 years longer then I have been. you ask her for help, she rolls her eyes, sighs, huffs and puffs - i got so aggravated the one time i told our supervisor that i couldnt work with her if she's going to keep acting like that.
    SweetPieMama24

    Comment by SweetPieMama24 (original poster) at 9:30 AM on May. 26, 2011

  • There's one in every bunch, isn't there? LOL Yes, I have one. She actually "sabatoges" projects to say our unit "screwed up". I used to not believe it when I first started, but after 3 years here, IT'S TRUE! What a hateful, vindictive woman! She has been "written up" numerous times, but management lets her "slide" waaaaaay too much. Maybe she will retire soon!
    Dahis

    Answer by Dahis at 9:30 AM on May. 26, 2011

  • Years ago, a belligerent coworker blew up at a meeting at our boss. She had a bogus degree and the supervisor was trying to get her to confess in front of all of us as witnesses. It backfired and she pracitcally had to be restrained from our boss. It was very ugly but what a relief. She would try to boss me around a lot personally as welll as professionally.
    geminilove7

    Answer by geminilove7 at 9:40 AM on May. 26, 2011

  • Of course she was fired immediately on the spot.....
    geminilove7

    Answer by geminilove7 at 9:41 AM on May. 26, 2011

  • I have a couple but pay them no mind.
    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 9:41 AM on May. 26, 2011

  • I've been in two work situations where I was the only one who could get along with the "difficult" employee so they always scheduled me with them. Just because I didn't clash with them didn't mean I foudn them pleasant or easy to work with. I didn't like it either. Yes, there's always at least one in every bunch. Glad your Broomhilda has put in her notice!
    jmpj8107

    Answer by jmpj8107 at 9:42 AM on May. 26, 2011

  • pinkdragon - i wish i could pay her no mind! she's on my "team" so i have no choice but to work with her!
    jmpj - thank GOD she quit! LOL never thought I'd see this day!
    SweetPieMama24

    Comment by SweetPieMama24 (original poster) at 9:50 AM on May. 26, 2011

  • way to go


    ~*Cheers*~... I am so relieved/happy when someone that has been hell leaves! Worst I ever encountered in a work place were pervy guys! One even spread a rumor we were dating to keep other guys away from me??? ~*cough*~

    MommaClark3

    Answer by MommaClark3 at 10:07 AM on May. 26, 2011

  • Lol yep that sounds so familar mommaclark3.
    geminilove7

    Answer by geminilove7 at 11:37 AM on May. 26, 2011

  • Ugh! Do I ever! I have one that is just a nightmare...actually just put in a formal complaint about her today.
    tspillane

    Answer by tspillane at 12:10 PM on May. 26, 2011

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