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Power Tripping Manager Gets Put In His Place By Employee Who Has Had Enough

Guy puts his boss in his place when he tries to exercise absolute control over him
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jobs that attract jerks

Jobs That Attract A High Proportion Of Jerks

Calling all liars and sycophants.
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Management demands a doctor's note from a sick employee, so a malicious compliance ensues.

Management Demands Doctor's Note From Sick Employee, Malicious Compliance Ensues

Always nice to see toxic management put in check.
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walmart manager fires guy who doesn't work for them

Walmart Manager Fires Guy From Job That Isn't His

Uh, alright if you say so.
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boss threatens deli guy's job, he quits

Unreasonable Boss Threatens Deli Guy's Job, He Says "Okay"

Bluff called.
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Janitor dresses up for meeting, manager doesn't show up, janitor gets job

Janitor Dresses Up, Gets Confused With Manager, Gets Job

It's just nice.
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Boss insists spellcheck is broken, employee fixes it, and he writes gibberish

Boss Insists Spellcheck Is Broken, Has It "Fixed," Makes Gibberish Until Fired

Good ol' hubris.
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stupid manager tells unqualified employee to fix bottle deposit machine

Incompetent Manager Forces Unqualified Employee To Fix Machine, Breaks It More

That's some quality delegation.
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story of guy who battles locked gate policy by asking for boat early

Guy Defeats Dumb Locked Gate Policy With Well-Timed Fishing Trip

The early bird gets the worm.
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Incompetent manager on a power trip tells their employee to not do their job, and it backfires terribly.

Power-Tripping Manager Tells Employee To Not Do Their Job, Backfires Terribly

Oh yeah, that manager had to go.
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manager makes pregnant employees tuck shirts in and employees maliciously comply

Extremely Pregnant Employees Told To Tuck Shirts In, Malicious Compliance Ensues

Sure thing, boss.
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An incompetent boss totally forgets that an employee quit, and then proceeds to get a reality check.

Incompetent Boss Forgets Employee Quit, Gets Reality Check

Oh, John.
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story about new owner running company into ground and losing court case

New Owner Bullies Employees, Runs Company Into Ground, Fails Court Case

What an achievement.
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boss demands reports, employee makes them very specific | r/MaliciousCompliance Posted by u/FormerStuff 13 hours ago O 4 e 3 13 4 Want be extra specific on my time spent during workday can do oc M TL;DR at end work sales spend time my actual office and on road making cold calls small company work uses call-logging software plans my trips customers typical logged call would look like this: Called X customer time spent call> call notes.

Employee Battles Micromanaging Boss With Nano Reporting

"You said you wanted to know what I was doing."
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restaurant manager fires employees for hair so the whole staff walks out

Tyrant Manager Fires Employees Over Hair, Whole Staff Quits

That's some solidarity.
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A glorified manager tries to monopolize the company's sales calls, and then lives to regret it.

Glorified Manager Tries To Monopolize Sales Calls, Lives To Regret It

Jeff certainly didn't set himself up for success.
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