PSSST! HAVE YOU HEARD? ONE IN SEVEN WORK EMAILS IS GOSSIP
They found 14.7 per cent of the emails could be called gossip, because the content concerned people who were not among the recipients.
BY JENNY HOPE
One in seven emails sent at work is gossip, claim researchers. They found gossiping has moved from the watercooler to the computer - at every level of the organisation.
And being negative outnumbers the positive messages by nearly three to one.
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