The Real Cost of Workplace Jerks

proud businessman loser signUsing this checklist, can you think about someone in your workplace who exhibits some of these behaviors?

  • Belittling people or their ideas
  • Excluding someone from a meeting who should have a voice
  • Ignoring someone in a conversation
  • Failing to respond when greeted
  • Impatiently interrupting someone who is expressing a point of view
  • Failing to acknowledge someone who enters a group
  • Expressing criticism; rarely finding the good in anything
  • Being demanding of people, even when it doesn’t matter to results

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