Ideally, compromise and negotiation are not either/or experiences, but rather making the best choice in each situation. Collaboration is probably the best choice in that …
A lot of people have a deep belief they are not good enough and are fearful that they will fail in finding a new position. We all experience failure in our lives, and how we decide to use this experience determines what our beliefs are around ourselves.
How do you deal with an owner or a problematic manager who is unreasonable, demanding and driven and expects you to be an entrepreneur when you want to be an employee and have a life of your outside of the business? I know this last sentence quickly sums up the feelings most employees have when working in this type of environment. Now, not all owners create unreasonable expectations, but if you are in one, you understand unreasonable.