Question to Ask the Workplace Doctors about two bosses: My question mainly is VP-A being nosy and needing every single bit of information on tasks–the who, what, why, when and how.
I’m an Executive Assistant to two VP-level bosses above me. One VP (VP-A) is my primary boss, while the other VP (VP-B) is secondary and on an “as needed” basis, inclusive of the VP-B going to VP-A for approval on tasks I need to do for VP-B. When VP-B needs me, it is a definite need and takes a few weeks and overtime. VP-A understands and can let me focus on VP-B’s tasks. However, there is still VP-A’s tasks to do, which leads me feeling overwhelmed–but that’s my issue and comes with the territory.