How to handle gossip at work –┬áIt’s hard to imagine an office without them. “Have you heard that …?” “Did you see what he said …?” Such a simple phrase can be the introduction of a series of gossip often followed by an illusionist “but do not tell anyone.” They are the classic gossip at work. There is no return to give. Gossiping can turn the most introverted fellow into a real conversation. More: tips for preventing gossip at work there are different degrees of gossip, so to speak. It’s one thing to comment on a third when you meet a friend and talk about your classmates in general. Another thing is the rumor that the focus is on a person and sold as if it were a truth. In other words, the first type of gossip is to comment on a person’s privacy, even if that person did not intend to share that information with anyone. Another thing is to comment and encourage the spread of a rumor that no one knows if it’s true or not, but he begins to roll.