Scary Co-Workers

These are the colleagues who make you shudder when they creep byand they can be avoided for only so long. Here's how to deal with them

You know who they are (and you know, of course, that you're not one of them): the colleagues people can't get away from fast enough. They're the ones you hope you don't share an elevator with, or the ones who make you swear to give up coffee when you run into them while getting your caffeine fix. But don't despair—or think you have to give up coffee or taking the elevator. Even the worst of colleagues can be dealt with, provided you understand what they're about.

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