"You're The Worst Colleague We Have"
Is there hope for a more compassionate workplace? A friend of mine, let’s call her Sharon, works for a national supermarket chain. She had cystitis the other week and so needed to go to the toilet more frequently than normal. When she returned from one of her visits, her ‘manager’ announced “You’re the worst colleague we have.” I’ve put ‘manager’ in inverted commas purely because I hope you would agree with me that this is not performance management as we know it, even though