Leadership Resources

Leadership Resources from the Carlson Executive MBA Program

Dealing with a Bad Leader

From the Harvard Business Review, Mary Abajay outlines the struggles employees go through when deciding whether or not they should leave a job because of a bad boss.  The article outlines the risks with staying in a toxic situation with a bad boss, including significant physical and mental illnesses. She also provides tips on how to quit as professionally and gracefully as possible. This article was selected as it not only outlines the risks of staying and the process for deciding if you should quit, but also provides tools and tips for leaving.


Article by Mary Abajay on “What to Do When You Have a Bad Boss”