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10 Things You Should Stop Complaining About at Work

Adam Starr

March 01, 2010



Perks

Did your company used to give you free food and weekly happy hours? Those things were nice but not necessary. America is in the worst economic climate since the Great Depression, so obviously your company isn’t going to spring for all of the perks it used to. If your company has to decide between laying off 10 people and cutting your catering budget, which would you rather they do? Perks are not required and should not be expected, only appreciated.

Companies understand that while perks are expensive, maintaining company culture is priceless. Rather than complaining about your misfortune, help out and be creative. If you used to get free cookies on Fridays, why not organize a calendar for employees to take turns baking their own confections for the team?

Complaint #3: Your Personal Life


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    Unaccredited Cate

    over 2 years ago

    And if my employer keeps it so cold that I have to wear gloves in the office? Can I complain then?

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    Frank_Ball

    about 4 years ago

    19756 comments

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    jessekaufmann

    over 4 years ago

    6 comments

    lol good stuff!

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    Dalila16

    over 4 years ago

    10 comments

    good to know lol

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    FantasyKing

    over 4 years ago

    44 comments

    Love the photo, funny stuff`

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    Jonny_Utah

    over 4 years ago

    232 comments

    Agree nichpeters!

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    Jonny_Utah

    over 4 years ago

    232 comments

    Stop complaining and start delivering.

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    Crystal_B88

    over 4 years ago

    4 comments

    good stuff here!

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    NealeighD

    over 4 years ago

    2 comments

    Great tips! I can dig all except the temperature. I'll complain until I'm blue in the face. Literally.