Tips on how to survive a dominant boss
1. Be Straightforward
Your boss is a straight-shooter and takes pride in the ability to call a spade a spade. Be upfront, avoid making small talk, and keep e-mails short and to the point. Think "Bill Belichick doing a press conference." If you have any doubt on how to communicate to your boss, always be as open, honest, and direct as possible - these are characteristics that your boss values the most.