Young Boss Fires Dad's Friend for Impersonating Manager 😱

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Imagine being the young manager of a construction company, trying to make your mark and prove yourself. Now imagine having to deal with an older employee who not only undermines you but also pretends to be the manager! 😤 That's exactly what happened to our protagonist, who found himself in a heated confrontation with his father's friend, an experienced worker he had hired out of kindness. Let's dive into this dramatic story and see how it all unfolded. 🍿

The Young Manager's Dilemma

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Hiring Dad's Friend

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Disrespectful Behavior

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Ignoring the Attitude

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The Shocking Revelation

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Setting the Record Straight

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The Accusation

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Client's Confirmation

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Confronting the Imposter

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Firing on the Spot

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Questioning the Decision

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Firing the Imposter: Right or Wrong? 🤔

Our young manager found himself in a tricky situation when he discovered that his father's friend, an older employee he had hired out of kindness, was pretending to be the manager and making decisions behind his back. 😮 After confronting the imposter and receiving no remorse, he decided to fire him on the spot in front of everyone. Now, he's left questioning if he overreacted or made the right call. Let's see what the internet has to say about this dramatic showdown! 💬

Maintaining authority is key. NTA did the right thing! 👍

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Taking charge of the family business, NTA fires imposter 😎

JackNotName | JackNotName

Fired dad's friend for impersonating manager, NTA. He was a liability 😱

CrazyCalYa | CrazyCalYa

Fired for impersonating manager, deservedly so. 🙅‍♂️

Langstarr | Langstarr

Firing dad's friend for impersonating manager: NTA

sabreyna | sabreyna

Firing dad's friend in public, ESH but deserved. 😱

highwaygirl2004 | highwaygirl2004

Boss takes charge and fires disrespectful employee. NTA 👏

Clarity4me | Clarity4me

Ageism in the workplace is a real issue 😕. This commenter shares a similar experience and warns the fired employee of his bleak future.

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NTA fires dad's friend for impersonating manager, commenters shocked 🤯

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Employee impersonates manager, gets fired. NTA wins.

SelfawareAimBot | SelfawareAimBot

Red-faced boss publicly fires dad's friend, YTA for humiliation.

bagn1t | bagn1t

Respect the chain of command or face the consequences 😠

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Client confusion or intentional impersonation? INFO needed to decide 🤔

Virulencer | Virulencer

Being honest with your parents is respectful and avoids misunderstandings 👍

twopinkgiraffes | twopinkgiraffes

👍 Young boss takes charge and fires dad's friend impersonating manager

Bangbangsmashsmash | Bangbangsmashsmash

Firing dad's friend was tough but necessary. NTA 💪

Vagrant123 | Vagrant123

Firing dad's friend for impersonating manager - justified. 👍

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Good management means giving employees a chance to correct behavior. ESH.

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Taking charge and standing up to imposters 💪

smut_bot | smut_bot

Teacher shares similar experience with incompetent colleague. #NTA

BlockEightIndustries | BlockEightIndustries

Firing dad's friend is justified, even if it's uncomfortable. 🙌

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Firing in front of everyone was an AH move 😱

SpareStrawberry | SpareStrawberry

NTA, firing dad's friend for disrespect and awkward position 🙌

Paratrooper_19D | Paratrooper_19D

ESH, but a learning opportunity for the young boss 👍

DudeTookMyUser | DudeTookMyUser

NTA client didn't know you were manager, ESH needs training 😕

vryuncreative | vryuncreative

Taking charge and cutting ties. 💪

adammaxis | adammaxis

Fired dad's friend for impersonating manager. NTA. Unprofessional behavior 😱

Geminiyes | Geminiyes

NTA. Maintaining integrity and taking action when necessary 💪

NoirAmour | NoirAmour

Firing dad's friend for impersonating manager - ESH situation.

jaywinner | jaywinner

Standing up to entitled behavior. 💪

stunning-stasis | stunning-stasis

Encouraging reply to young boss who fired dad's friend. 💪

Main_olo | Main_olo

Tips for young managers to earn respect from experienced employees 👍

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Firing in public? ESH for bad leadership skills 🤯

chriscmyer | chriscmyer

Female boss fires entitled white man. NTA 💪

BadAssBlanketKnitter | BadAssBlanketKnitter

NTA, but firing on the spot may have looked bad 🤔

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Firing in anger backfires, friends think you're unprofessional 🤦‍♂️

Capital_8 | Capital_8

Impersonating a manager could have ruined the company. NTA 👏

deadlyhausfrau | deadlyhausfrau

Client's perspective on boss's decision to humiliate employee questioned. 🤔

Francesca_N_Furter | Francesca_N_Furter

Spelling tips shared in comments section 📝

Ande7897 | Ande7897

Firing in front of client: NTA, BUT it's risky 😱

StanielBlorch | StanielBlorch

Firing dad's friend was tough but necessary for company reputation. 👍

DarkElla30 | DarkElla30

Handling surety claims is serious business. NTA for firing.

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Firing dad's friend for lying about position. NTA.

Viperbunny | Viperbunny

Missed opportunity for 'Assistant to the Regional Manager' jokes 😂

Murphy649 | Murphy649

Firing in private is a must! ESH agrees 🤐

melanion90 | melanion90

Firing was necessary, but public humiliation was too far. ESH 😔

brettmancan | brettmancan

Conflict resolution is key for a good manager 🙌

SusieTheBastard | SusieTheBastard

Age is just a number. Good job standing up for yourself! 💪

ladyraven13 | ladyraven13

Impersonating manager + bad work ethic = NTA's easy decision 👍

DildoPolice | DildoPolice

Employee fired for overstepping boundaries, commenter approves. 👍

The-Noize | The-Noize

Respect knows no age. Manager deserves respect regardless of age. 👏

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Criticism of boss's leadership and firing approach 🤔

Lilmissgrits | Lilmissgrits

Firing publicly = unprofessional. ESH for embarrassing situation 😕

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Firing in public is a no-no, but undermining is worse 😬

Aidernz | Aidernz

Managerial power struggle leads to disrespectful impersonation. ESH.

irrelephantname | irrelephantname

Experienced friend should mentor, but conversation should have happened earlier.

VRisNOTdead | VRisNOTdead

Could firing have been avoided with a serious talk? 🤔

Yallneedjesuschrist | Yallneedjesuschrist

Supervising older employees is a challenge, but firing was extreme 😕

Ponchovilla18 | Ponchovilla18

Firing dad's friend for lying to client? Definitely NTA 👏

law_2149 | law_2149

No choice but to fire dad's friend. NTA by a mile 👍

the-incredible-ape | the-incredible-ape

Firing dad's friend: justified but lacked grace 😕

1fistiron_othersteel | 1fistiron_othersteel

Firing a friend or not, YTA for underpaying a manager 👎

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Firing was a little bit of a jump, but lying to clients is unacceptable. ESH.

JessHas4Dogs | JessHas4Dogs

Confusion over employee's role in impersonating manager incident 🤔

Cansuela | Cansuela

Firing dad's friend was unprofessional but he deserved it 😒

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Manager criticized for unprofessional public termination of employee. ESH.

breakingb0b | breakingb0b

Confident NTA comment shuts down dad's friend's delusion 💪

ActofEncouragement | ActofEncouragement

Respect the boss or get fired 😠

coloradostaterams | coloradostaterams

Firing dad's friend? NTA! Unprofessional behavior deserves consequences. 🙌

ResidentState3 | ResidentState3

Firing dad's friend for impersonating manager, NTA says commenter. 👏

RagaMuffinSun | RagaMuffinSun

Setting an example: young boss fires dad's friend. #NTA

huixing_ | huixing_

Firing dad's friend as manager? NTA. Risking business? Insane 🤯

Haboob_AZ | Haboob_AZ

Take charge! NTA. Don't let retired parents run things again 💪

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Taking charge of your business and setting boundaries - NTA 💪

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Lesson learned: Don't hire friends or family. NTA for firing.

ktmroach | ktmroach

Firing dad's friend for impersonating manager, NTA sets precedent.

totalitarianbnarbp | totalitarianbnarbp

NTA for firing dad's friend who impersonated manager 🙅

ChimoEngr | ChimoEngr

Toxic workplace dynamics: employee vs. young boss. 🤪

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