Got A Scary Boss? Help May Be On The Way

03/28/2008 02:44 am ET | Updated Nov 17, 2011
  • Molly Selvin The Los Angeles Times

Bosses are really mean these days, or employees are really thin-skinned.

Lawmakers across the country are considering legislation that would give workers grounds to sue their superiors for being, basically, jerks. Bookstores are stocking bad-boss advice tomes, including "Snakes in Suits" and "Was Your Boss Raised by Wolves?" Today the AFL-CIO will name the worst boss in the country, based on the results of an online contest.

Are relations between workers and management really in such an awful state?

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