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The resentment doesn’t go away until your partner lands a job on their own and starts fresh. I know it’s hard, but you need to cut the cord

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Sorry to hear OP You could look elsewhere with him / her. That’s what my partner and I have always done. Yet we aren’t CD level, so that probably changes things

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Feel bad but ask yourself why and use it as moment of self reflection. Might have happened for a good reason

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Thanks it’s such a bummer. No matter how I try to be upbeat or turn things around even in a practical non-Pollyanna way it’s still just nastiness. It was clearly calculated (he’d be late etc) but getting the brunt of resentment sucks. I keep trying to help them because I feel bad. “What if it had been me” kinda stuff...see this is why sociopaths do so well compared to me.

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No matter how many leads I try to send their way or how nice I try to be I feel the communication back is snarky, negative- sucks because we’d worked together a while...totally understand they’re upset but it’s not my fault - any advice?

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