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I’ve never been excited about giving my two-week notice, but today is different.

More Manager Troubles Ahead

When your manager lies to you, it’s a slippery slope. They will continue to lie if they get away with it.

Today, my manager said my coworkers were concerned about my comings and goings in this great return to the office. “They are wondering what rules apply to you that don’t apply to them.” Wait, what?

Fact: I have ONE local colleague.



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John McElhenney

John McElhenney is an author, life coach, and musician who lives in Austin, Texas. He’s best known for his single dad blog, The Whole Parent. (