Topic: gossip

Why Being A Gossip Girl At Work Is A Good Thing

Why Being A Gossip Girl At Work Is A Good Thing

If you hear about a co-worker who is out late or ill-prepared before every presentation or important meeting, would you call on them to be a part of your team on project? Probably not. The information about her habits was useful because it helped you make a better decision for your team. If you don’t pick the teams and you end up having to work directly with her, you’ll also have an idea of what to expect and not be disappointed or surprised when she doesn’t pull her weight. Is it always the case that she’s irresponsible and wouldn’t make a good addition? Probably not always, but if you have a lot riding on the success of a project, you’re more likely to pick someone who seems up to the job. More »

Conversation In The Conde Nast Elevator Is Mostly About Dieting And Cankles

Conversation In The Conde Nast Elevator Is Mostly About Dieting And Cankles

The Conde Nast Elevator Twitter Feed is so the Suri Cruise’s Burn Book of August. It is like being in the sequel to The Devil Wears Prada. Apparently this is what people are really saying in the elevator at the Conde Nast building in New York City. It is pretty much everything you imagined editors at magazines like Vogue, Teen Vogue, Vanity Fair and GQ would talk about: blatant anorexic confessions, wealth, fashion and cankles. It may be made up, but I don’t care because it is friggin’ funny. More »