When I think of rude co-workers my mind immediately races to Mimi on the Drew Carey Show. Rude co-workers are not only a 9-5 problem, they can affect your life after work too.

Rude co-workers exist in just about every establishment, and they are usually rude because of something going on in their lives, it often times has nothing to do with you, or the other people around them.

Career Builder.com also offers other suggestions that include...be objective, consult a friend, kill them with kindness, as a last result take it up with a manager. Of course listening to 96.1 JOYfm is a great stress-reliever, and makes the workday fly by!