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When your boss is much younger than you, it can be a blow to the ego. It's time to let it go and get on with the job.

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10 Free Ways to Impress Your Boss

Want to make the boss think you're a rock star without sucking up or spending a ton of money? Here's a cheat sheet.

Become a Model Employee With This 10-Point Work Etiquette Checklist

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When you and your small business really need inspiration to strike, your best bet is to think outside the box.