Boomer Got Mad At His Colleague For Leaving Work On Time Despite Having Finished All The Tasks
People typically work hard to be efficient while doing their jobs, but occasionally their efforts may be ineffective or just plain wrong. As was the case with the coworker of this individual, who insisted that he stay for unpaid overtime despite the fact that he would already be working on the same assignment for the following two days. The man made it clear that he had no interest in continuing to stay.
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At the agreed-upon time, a worker completed his work; yet, this turned out to be somewhat wrong.
This man's exempt coworker stayed until the normal 4:30 departure time and criticized him for not doing the same.
He clarified that he had no motivation at all to work the unpaid overtime.
Despite working overtime, they continued to complete the task for an additional two days. Later, this man's colleague realized his logic and expressed regret for speaking out earlier.
Later, this man's colleague realized his logic and expressed regret for speaking out earlier.
Redditors concurred that there was no reason for this individual to work past his normal bedtime, especially because they would not have been able to complete the task.
Over time, the truth often emerges, and people begin to grasp the perspectives they initially dismissed. This happened with the man's colleague, who eventually apologized for doubting him. Finally, the colleague understood his reasoning and offered support. As the man clarifies in his post, his colleague might not have empathized had he merely talked without taking action, or worse, stayed longer complaining about his situation.
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