I’m talking about things that people you work with (or have in the past) say that go WAY beyond being eyeroll-worthy.
(I told about a few in the “Define classy” thread, but don’t want to derail it.)
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Years ago a young woman was hired as training coordinator. We sat in close proximity and had to work closely together. When she started, I really liked her. She was personable, bright, energetic, and seemed to have a fresh perspective.
But during her first week, she told me and another female co-worker that she’d had problems at other jobs because women felt threatened by her. She said “it’s not my fault – men just won’t leave me alone even though I’m married.”
I asked her why she was telling us this. Her (rather terse) response was “Because I’m honest.”
As time went on, she became quite a
piece of work