Behaviors That Annoy Your Coworkers

By Robert Half on January 10, 2017 at 7:06pm


CFOs were asked, “Which one of the following coworker behaviors annoys you the most?”

2016 2011*
Lacking attention to detail or sloppy work 35% 41%
Gossiping or engaging in office politics 28% 23%
Missing deadlines 17% 18%
Being perpetually late 12% 12%
Presenting other’s ideas as one’s own 8% 5%

Source: Accountemps survey of more than 2,200 CFOs from companies with 20 or more employees in the United States in 2016 and 1,400 CFOs in 2011.

*In 2011, 1% of CFOs responded “Don’t know/no answer.”

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