Signs Your Coworkers Secretly Hate You

Signs Your Coworkers Secretly Hate You

It’s impossible to be liked by everyone, but if you’re widely disliked by your coworkers, it could be a problem for your success at work and your career. National workplace expert Lynn Taylor told Business Insider, “Most coworkers won’t overtly show their disdain for you so as not to cause trouble or jeopardize their own careers. . . . Still, there are subtle red flags that they’re not out for your best interests.” Taylor says you want to know what they are so you can spot them if they’re there, and then try to improve things. BI put together a list of 22 subtle signs that your coworkers secretly hate you, and some of them are:

  • Your gut tells you they don’t like you.

  • They constantly stare at you.

  • They don’t acknowledge your presence.

  • They feed the rumor mill about you.

  • They never ask about your personal life.

  • They constantly disagree with you and shoot down your ideas.

  • They don’t ever include you in their office bantering or humor.

  • They create cliques that are reminiscent of high school.

  • They try to encourage you to leave the company.

  • They throw you under the bus.

  • They never make you or your work a priority.