Karla L. Miller
Karla L. Miller
@Work Advice columnist

Karla L. Miller offers advice on surviving the ups and downs of the modern workplace. Miller, of South Riding, Va., was the winner of the 2011 @Work Advice Contest. The prize? A four-week run as an advice columnist in The Washington Post Magazine. Her smart, sound advice proved popular and the @Work Advice column is now a regular weekly feature. Need advice? E-mail your questions to Karla at wpmagazine@washpost.com.

Latest by Karla L. Miller

Work Advice: Leave issues should not be left unturned

Work Advice: Leave issues should not be left unturned

Vacation and sick pay problems include when to use the days and being asked to pay them back.

Work Advice: First job offers a lasting lesson

Work Advice: First job offers a lasting lesson

Chain store neglects to pay or schedule teen it hired after she asked for weekend off.

Work Advice: What you can do about a co-worker’s microwave stink

Work Advice: What you can do about a co-worker’s microwave stink

Co-worker wonders how to speak up about frozen fish and vegetable lunches.

Work Advice: How to handle a boss who puts religion first at the office

Work Advice: How to handle a boss who puts religion first at the office

His habits and mannerisms make some workers uncomfortable. But are those habits illegal?