Gossiping is one of the biggest causes of negativity and fights in any workplace. Gossiping not only creates bad blood among employees but also waste many productive hours. An office inflicted with this bug can vitiate the atmosphere of the whole organization and decrease the morale of the workers.
Rumors and gossip can make employees less trustful of others and can sabotage team work. False or exaggerated news can make people insecure and create uncomfortable situations. Often, innocent and hardworking workers are victim of these gossips which can have very bad effect on their career and also the company.
One of the best ways to counter gossips is to nip it in bud. Find the exact source of the rumor and quell it there itself. Gossips and rumors spread in a viral manner so eliminate it at the source itself. When a colleague indulges in rumor with you find out … Read More