Linkden recently had a guest post about Office Pet Peeves – Are you driving your colleagues up the cubicle wall?
Top 5 Global Peeves
1. People not taking ownership for their actions
2. Constant Complainers
3. Dirty Common Areas
4. Starting movies late or going late.
5. People who don’t respond to emails
Peeves that stand out by country
6. Taking food from the fridge that isn’t yours (US-65%)
7. More accepting of clothing that’s too revealing for the workplace (Sweden 19%)
8. Excessive Gossiping (Brazil 83%)
9. Loud or irritating mobile phone ring tones (India 74%)
10. Office Pranks (Japan 40%)
Most Peeved Country
Least Peeved Country
13. Advice on how to deal with it- Don’t let it build, Keep it Professional, Presume the Best,Ask Around.