- Bad bosses can affect employees’ mental and physical health negatively.
- Confronting a bad manager is difficult because they often control an employee’s career prospects.
- Tessa West, author of “Jerks at Work,” told Insider how workers can deal with each type of bad boss.
It’s hard to know what to do with a bad boss at work.
Going over their heads can have consequences, and confronting them directly can be awkward.
Bad bosses are more than a simple annoyance; they can have serious effects on an employee’s mental and physical health.