How to Beat a Backstabber at Work  
9/12/2007 3:48:17 PM

By Anne Fisher (Fortune) -- Is someone at your office badmouthing you to the boss? Fortune's Anne Fisher explains what to do next. Dear Annie: I am the head of what I thought was a pretty strong, cohesive team. But I just heard from one of the people who reports to me that another subordinate went to my boss and said she could do my job better than I can. I'm not sure if there's some kind of ax to grind between these two subordinates, but this troubles me, since the person who allegedly badmouthed me is my top performer. (I jumped through flaming hoops to get her an extra 2% bonus last year.) Read full article below.