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Horrible Bosses

'Horrible Bosses 2' Is Turnt Up

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 07.02.2014 | Entertainment

The horrible bosses from "Horrible Bosses" are still absolutely horrible in the sequel. Jason Bateman, Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis return to their ...

12 Characteristics Of A Horrible Boss [Infographic]

Jeff Fermin | Posted 08.03.2014 | Business
Jeff Fermin

Unfortunately, there are a lot of horrible bosses out there and they can make even the funnest of jobs seem frightful.

How Is Being a Good Boss Just Like Being a Good Parent?

Ben Michaelis, Ph.D. | Posted 07.05.2014 | Business
Ben Michaelis, Ph.D.

This is the most important one. Your boss, like your parent, should be aiming for your success. If you don't feel like your boss is looking for ways to help further your career, or worse, is trying to sabotage you, then you don't have a boss -- you have a problem.

When It's Time to Dump Your Toxic Boss

Carlota Zimmerman | Posted 06.21.2014 | Business
Carlota Zimmerman

The thing about septic workplaces is that, like a particularly bad cult, they take over your mind, they destroy your confidence, and thus they have the power to inflict life-long damage on your career, and by extension, your personal life.

Introvert or Extrovert: What Style Is More Likely to Help You Get a Big Promotion at Work?

Jeffrey M Cohn | Posted 05.04.2014 | Business
Jeffrey M Cohn

There is a good word to describe the "and" versus "either/or" phenomenon being described -- ambiversion.

If You Were a Horrible Boss, Would You Even Know It?

Tasha Eurich, Ph.D. | Posted 04.02.2014 | Business
Tasha Eurich, Ph.D.

Why are there so many bad bosses? They're bad because everyone is afraid to tell them. And generally, as you climb the corporate ladder, fewer and fewer people tell you the truth. This is terribly unfair when you think about it. What's a horrible boss to do? I can give you three proven steps.

The Next Horrible Boss Is ...

Posted 10.26.2013 | Entertainment

The "Horrible Bosses" sequel seemed briefly like it might linger in development limbo. Now that we know it's moving forward, the comedy film has found...

Why Bosses And Teachers Have So Much Power Over Families

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 10.19.2013 | Business
Lisa Earle McLeod

We talk about you at dinner. Almost every night, our spouse or child gives us a recap of your day. We hear about your moods, what you said or did, sometimes, we even hear about your wardrobe and facial expressions.

'It's Highbrow, But Not Too Highbrow'

AP | JOHN CARUCCI | Posted 10.06.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — It doesn't take much to get Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis going on a good comedic riff. Just the mention of some random subject...

Mike Ryan

Charlie Day 'Eats A Live Baby During Interview'?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 07.09.2013 | Entertainment

Charlie Day did not eat a baby. As an avid reader of The Huffington Post, Charlie Day wanted to pick his own headline, one that he himself might click...

Study: CEOs Are Terrible At Management

Forbes | Susan Adams | Posted 05.28.2013 | Business

A new study shows that CEOs are doing a lousy job when it comes to people management. The study, a joint project by the Center for Leadership Developm...

5 Things You Can Do When The Boss Takes Credit For Your Work

Forbes | Jacquelyn Smith | Posted 05.01.2013 | Business

You pitch a brilliant idea to your boss; she rejects it. Weeks later she presents your idea—the one she previously shot down—to the executive suit...

Intern-al Affairs: How to Intern (and Manage Interns) This Summer

Nancy A. Shenker | Posted 06.10.2013 | Business
Nancy A. Shenker

The search for summer jobs is already in full swing. Resumes and emails from eager college and high school students abound! Interns can be fantastic. But not all interns are created equal. Here are some tips for getting, keeping, and benefiting from an internship.

A Musical Identity... for Identity Thief

Christopher Lennertz | Posted 04.14.2013 | Arts
Christopher Lennertz

I knew we could start by putting together another "super-band," then augmenting the sound with full orchestra and an arsenal of soloists to put the audience right in the car with our duo on their crazy, life-changing trip from Florida to Denver.

ReThink Review: Identity Thief -- When Smart People Go Dumb

Jonathan Kim | Posted 04.10.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

One of the cornerstones of comedy is watching stupid people doing stupid things. However, watching supposedly smart people doing stupid things can be exasperating, which is what we find in the feature films of director Seth Gordon.

Movie Review: Identity Thief

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.09.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The only thing Identity Thief steals is your time and your expectation of inventive comedy. The concept may be high, but the yield (in terms of laughs) is depressingly low.

What Happens When Movie Twitter Accounts Die?

Mike Ryan | Posted 03.09.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

To market new movies, studios often create a Twitter account to aide in the publicity push. Here's one for the upcoming Arnold Schwarzenegger vehicle, The Last Stand. If you want to updates on The Last Stand, you could follow that account and get a constant reminder that The Last Stand is coming out on Jan. 18. But what happens after Jan. 18?

'My Bosses Were Emotionally Abusive'

Posted 12.13.2012 | HuffPost Live 321

Dana Theus came on HuffPost Live to chat with host Mike Sacks about her experiences with abusive bosses, and what she did to take control of the situa...

WATCH: My Boss Bullied Me To Point 'Not Even The Money Was Worth It Anymore'

Posted 12.10.2012 | HuffPost Live 321

David Griffith joined HuffPost Live host Mike Sacks to explain the horrors of working under an abusive, bullying boss. Griffith said he was "workin...

What You're Not Doing at Work -- and Should Be!

Jocelyn Greenky | Posted 02.03.2013 | Women
Jocelyn Greenky

Unless you overhear people speaking about you or you specifically ask them, you are not likely to know what they really think of you or your work. Here's how I keep tabs on my own "reputation ratings."

Dealing With A Boss That Screams, From Dr. Gail Saltz (WATCH)

Posted 08.15.2013 | MarloThomas

You can't change a boss that screams at you, but you can change how you approach the situation. Psychiatrist Dr. Gail Saltz advised that you sit down ...

Dear Boss: I REALLY Hate You

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 10.17.2012 | Small Business

In an arguable vote of no confidence, two in three American workers surveyed in a new poll say that they would rather get rid of their bosses than get...

National Suck-Up Boss Day

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 10.16.2012 | Small Business

That smacking sound you hear is a chorus of ass-kissing taking place throughout our land. Kidding! Kind of. Tuesday October 16th is National Boss ...

Ethan Hawke: It's 'Profoundly Disappointing' Ryan Is First Gen-X Candidate

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 10.09.2012 | Entertainment

Back in the mid '90s, when I was in college, "Reality Bites" was a really hard movie to avoid. It was the Movie That Defined Our Generation. Even now,...

Florida Man's Case Against Debt Collection Company Dismissed: Update

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 02.25.2014 | Small Business

UPDATE: Oliff's case was dismissed. Previously: A Florida man is trying to break his employment contract in court by claiming that his boss tormen...