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What is a toxic boss?


What is a toxic boss?  This is the kind of boss who is hostile, discriminatory, and will engage in any behavior she or he believes they can get away with.  It is more likely that the toxicity is a direct result of the boss’s intention to make your life difficult at work so that you quit your job.  But you cannot quit, as you cannot collect unemployment benefits if you quit and you will have a more difficult time arguing for a constructive discharge if you choose to fight your termination.  What can you do?  Call an employment attorney ASAP!

Carey & Associates P.C. provides employment counseling to help employees and professionals with all aspects of their current employment development and beyond the attention of the employer.

Carey & Associates, P.C. represents employees and executives nationwide from all industries and professions in employment law matters. We collaborate with clients to find workable and cost-sensitive solutions to contract disputes, severance negotiations, general employment conflicts and office politics, compensation and employment discrimination without resort to litigation. We empower clients of all employment levels to embrace work and career challenges that exist just slightly outside their comfort zones. We believe growth and adversity are good for the soul. We also believe that the playing field of work is always level, it just depends on your perception and where you derive your knowledge of how to succeed.

We handle severance agreements every day. In fact, we probably have twenty or more severance negotiations occurring at any moment in time during the week.  We want share some insights about negotiating severance agreements to help you better understand the deal in front of you and to avoid costly mistakes.

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Can I yell back at my boss?

Can I yell back at my boss? Can I yell back at my boss? Absolutely not. Remember, it is a privilege to work at your employer's place of business. That privilege can be removed at any moment. Why would you want to jeopardize your income and your career by yelling back at your boss? Nothing ...

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Mark and his team at Carey & Associates are incredibly knowledgeable about Employment Law and have walked me through every step of the way. Their approach and guidance has been extremely effective in dealing with my case. They instill a sense of confidence by laying out the facts, caselaw, and risk assessment to help make well informed decisions. I would highly recommend them to anyone looking for an Employment Attorney.


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