Five bad attitudes you do not want to become known for at work

Everybody has bad days or bad moments. But, even if you are not feeling it today, make sure you don’t wear your bad feelings on the outside. There are five common bad attitude behaviors to avoid.

1. The Porcupine

Porcupines say, with either words or body language, “Get away from me!” They want others to avoid them or leave them alone. Don’t force yourself to be cheerful or bubbly. But keep it professional. Be approachable and open to communicating about the work.

2. The En...

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Bruce Tulgan is a leading expert on young people in the workplace and leadership and management. He is a best-selling author of twenty books, an adviser to business leaders all over the world, and a sought-after keynote speaker and management trainer. His company, RainmakerThinking, is based in Hamden, CT. Bruce appeared recently on CEDF's Small Business As Usual podcast.