If you suddenly have less work, your manager seems to be avoiding you and no one says anything when you mess up, you might be about to lose your job, Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter writes. "Perhaps you've noticed that no one even raises an eyebrow when you forgot to do a task that would normally have you boiling in oil. No, your company has not lowered its standards. They probably just don't see any reason to beat a dead horse," she writes.
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