Career Journal: When Office Gossip is Good – India Real Time – WSJ

Do you gossip at work? You’re not alone.

Employees’ gossip over meal times and coffee breaks, and on chat over the Internet or via text messages.

But is gossip always bad, as is generally perceived? Not necessarily. Some psychology professors in the U.S. say that gossiping can be good as it helps people feel connected.

 

Source: Career Journal: When Office Gossip is Good – India Real Time – WSJ

A No-Excuses Leadership Learning Strategy

Leading effectively is a complex mix of skills and behaviors that don’t all come naturally and can’t be mastered quickly (if ever). To put it simply, to be a great leader, you must be a continual learner.

That is easy to say. It is easy to believe. But how do you do it?

 

Source: A No-Excuses Leadership Learning Strategy