Does talking politics around the water cooler divide employees?
After any big election, employees are bound to talk passionately about politics in the office. It's up to leaders to make sure that discussion stays civil.
Though some pundits predicted U.S. voters might not know the outcome of the presidential election for weeks, President Obama's victory over former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was a decisive one Tuesday night. Even so, folks who have invested a lot of time and energy in the election are sure to want to talk about it, not just the day after, but for days or weeks to come. They're probably going to get emotional. They're likely to disagree. Things could ge read more...
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