10 Unusual Boss Requests

Ten tasks bosses have assigned to employees that had them saying "that's not what I signed up for."

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In a recent survey from Chicago-based CareerBuilder, employees were asked to rate their bosses. While most gave their bosses an above-average grade, 14 percent gave them a "D" or "F." One of the most common reasons for a downgrade was bosses asking employees to do tasks outside of their job descriptions. Here are 10 unusual things employees said their bosses asked them to do.
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One employers asked an employee to coach other employees on how to pass a drug test.
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One boss asked a worker to fire a colleague and then drive them home.
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One employer asked an employee for opinions on Tinder profiles.
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An employer asked his employee to order items on a personal Amazon account so the boss' spouse wouldn't know about it.
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One employee was tasked with plucking a client's unibrow for a photo shoot.
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One employer asked that employees "like" his Facebook videos.
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A boss tasked an employee with finding out how she could obtain a death certificate for her deceased ex-husband.
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One employer asked an employee to be better friends with him.
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A boss asked an employee to commiserate with their daughter-in-law about the death of her cat.
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One employee was asked to climb onto a roof to see if there any dead birds.
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