7 types of Employees you should fire


Some people just aren’t employee material. As a manager you really shouldn’t have any qualms about getting rid of those who disrupt what you are trying to accomplish. The usual suspects include the guy who is stealing, the woman who won’t do her job, the guy who shows up naked, the no brainer. All people you don’t need to keep on for any reason. But there’s a few others that need handling too. These include the self-crowned king of work ethics, the joy sponge, the baby, the yes man, the know it all and those who just won’t change, all need to go.

7 types of Employees you should fire infographic

Mallika Turilay

Mallika Turilay is a Bangkok-based Digital Designer. She has been working as a designer for nearly 2 years and has continued to build her design career by dipping her toes in various areas of the creative industry such as Web Design, Package Design, Basic Front-end Development, Editorial Design, and Branding. Mallika is a BA graduate of Graphic Information Design from University of Westminster, London and also has a Foundation Diploma from Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts, London. Apart from Designing, (which is her main passion) Mallika also has great interest in traveling and music.

Latest posts by Mallika Turilay (see all)

3 comments
JunkoIgeta
JunkoIgeta

If I do as you say, I will not have anyone working for me. Don't blame your employees for your failure to manage them. For your information, I have all that different types of employees that you had mentioned working for me (perhaps, more).... While they pose a problem (from time to time), they are well managed and they are operationally productive and I am able to achieve what I want to achieve with them.

You see, while we cannot change these employees' personality and traits (we never can and we never will) but we can certainly manage them. If you can't manage them, it is YOUR failure not theirs. Perhaps, you are the one that should be fired.