How to Deal With Difficult Bosses

Bad bosses. Shiver. We’ve all had them and whether they are a micromanager, an authoritarian, or simply missing in action, bad bosses can ruin not only your day, but your career, too. How do you actually deal with a bad boss? How do you know when it’s time to move on?

Join GovLoop and NextGen Tuesday, June 18th from 5:30-8 p.m. at our offices (1152 15th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005) for an interactive presentation from Managing Up author Mary Abbajay.

Specifically, you’ll learn:

  • Proven strategies and techniques to increase cooperation and collaboration between those who have different power levels, perspectives, and personalities.
  • How to effectively manage up.
  • Tips and tricks for better understanding what is causing your boss to be difficult.

You'll hear from:


Mary Abbajay
Author, Managing Up: How to Move Up, Win at Work and Succeed with Any Type of Boss


Address: GovLoop Office: 1152 15th Street NW, Washington, D.C.

Metro: The closest metro station is McPherson Square on the silver, orange and blue lines and Farragut North on the red line.

Parking: There are several public parking garages available on the same block as the event space as well as metered parking. Parking is not included in your event registration.