How to Get Over Your Fear of Your Boss

Originally Published in the Daily MuseAshley Stahl

For each of the eager beavers out there who seize upon any opportunity to remind the higher-ups of their existence, there are handfuls of fearful employees doing whatever they can to avoid unwanted attention or judgement from management.

If you fall in this category, you’ve probably mastered the art of always appearing busy as a mechanism to avoid conversation, memorized your boss’ schedule so you can avoid run-ins, and learned the straight-and-narrow approach to completing tasks in a way that doesn’t raise eyebrows or warrant the most dreaded experience of all: being called into the boss’ office.

Why are so many of us fearful of our employers? Is the modern workplace really dominated by Machiavellian tyrants?

So, what can you do to over come your fears of your boss? Click here for a few ideas.

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