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How to Deal With A Toxic Co-Worker

Posted on: October 2019 By Aishling Lanigan

​All of us face days where it’s a struggle to get out of bed and into work, and facing a toxic behaviour once you get there can turn a working day from tough to unbearable.

Maybe you are dealing with a co-worker who appears to be allergic to hard work, but is more than happy to take credit for other’s success. In some cases, you could be the target for workplace bullying and gossip, with the paranoia-inducing feeling that your colleague is ‘out to get you’.

These situations can lead to stress and can demotivate individuals and entire teams. If you are struggling to face working alongside a difficult co-worker, there are ways to tackle the toxicity before it spreads. This resource will help you with tips on how to deal with a toxic co-worker and help you enjoy getting up for work again.