DEAR ABBY: My co-worker takes benefit of our employer’s beneficiant sick go away coverage and calls in sick ceaselessly. She is going to return the following day with no outward signal of sickness and has, on a number of events, returned with a recent haircut and manicure. When she’s at work, she ceaselessly steps away from her desk for private calls.
I lastly mentioned one thing to our supervisor as a result of I really feel taken benefit of. Having labored on this workplace for greater than 10 years, I do know the work in and out, so I can do my work — and hers — with ease. I truly like my co-worker, however I really feel she’s taking me without any consideration. Our supervisor had a chat together with her, however it didn’t assist. Wouldn’t it be unreasonable for me to have a frank dialogue together with her instantly? I foresee that it might trigger a cool reception, however I’m dropping endurance. — CO-WORKER CONUNDRUM