office culture

How to Deal With People Who Undermine Everything You Do

How to Deal With People Who Undermine Everything You Do

Years ago, a friend introduced me to someone who asked what I did for a living. “I work on an online video series,” I said. It was hard work, it required lots of planning, researching and interviewing, and it was how I paid the bills. My friend chimed in, “She’s…

A Dose Of Office Gossip May Help Things Run Smoothly

A Dose Of Office Gossip May Help Things Run Smoothly

Conventional wisdom says that gossiping about coworkers can lead to strife and friction between members of a team. One study, however, shows that a little gossip might actually help improve the workplace.