Difficult People

Manipulation comes in many forms: There are whiners, bullies, the short-fused, the judgmental, and don't forget the sociopaths.

The High Art of Handling Problem People

By Hara Estroff Marano

How to handle difficult people.

Coworkers From Hell!

By Sherrie Bourg Carter Psy.D.

Strategies for Coping with Work Jerks

When You're the Difficult Person

By Kaja Perina

Everyone Irritates Someone. Most Everyone Can Change that Dynamic.

Field Guide to the Goody Two-Shoes

By Jill Coody Smits

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