Bad boss and slacker teammates – what to do?

What To Do About A Bad Boss And Slacker Teammates


This episode’s question
My boss makes rules and doesn’t enforce them. My teammates ignore them and roll in with a lazy wave in the morning. It is unfair and is getting distracting – what should I do?


What you’ll learn

– How this situation could actually be good for you

– How the environment is keeping you from stepping your game up

– How people can lose credibility and trust at work (listen up leaders!)

– Creative things to focus on instead of this dysfunctional stuff


Resource of the episode

Book: QBQ! The Question Behind the Question: Practicing Personal Accountability at Work and in Life by John G. Miller


Tweetable of the episode
It’s easy to look good if your teammates are Eeyores. Immerse in what you want to become. via @lisacummings


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As an international speaker and facilitator, Lisa Cummings has delivered events to over 11,500 participants in 14 countries. You can see her featured in places like Harvard Business Publishing, Training Magazine, and Forbes. When she’s not out spotting strengths in people, you’ll find her playing drums, rescuing dogs, or watching live music in Austin, TX. Her Top 5 StrengthsFinder Talents are: Strategic | Maximizer | Positivity | Individualization | Woo.