Being good at your job isn’t the only thing that helps you thrive at work. Just think about it — you have to know the ins and outs of the business, handle stressful situations, and above all, navigate the twists and turns of co-worker relationships. But that’s easier said than done, because conflicts between colleagues are inevitable. Even the most patient people reach a boiling point, especially when they face unwanted and unreasonable criticism from those they work with.
Redditor Long Jumping_Draw_864 He knows this from personal experience. As the woman explained in it. Story On the AITA subreddit, he recently got into an argument with a colleague, Brian, that made things uncomfortable in the office. See, while the dress code in his company is very relaxed, he felt uncomfortable with her appearance.
“Today I wore a strappy top with long pants and my shoulders were showing,” the user wrote. However, for Brian, it was like having “barely” clothes on in the workplace. Well, that didn’t sit well with the user, so he found a way to get Brian back in his place in the best possible way. Read on to find out how the whole ordeal unfolded, decide for yourself if the woman was right in the situation, and share your thoughts with us in the comments!
Recently, a woman shared how a co-worker felt her clothes were inappropriate and asked her to cover her shoulders.
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But apparently, it was him who looked far from professional at work
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Redditors overwhelmingly sided with the user, here’s what they had to say.