Chit Chat Is Good For You! Nine Tips for More Effective Small Talk In The Office

April 29, 2013  |  

Make time out of your day to engage

Those who are successful in the workplace attribute a lot of their success through taking the time out to network and engage with other co-workers and professionals in their field. On average, your male co-worker spends about 5% of his 8-hour day connecting with other co-workers about topics that might seem trivial, like last night’s basketball game or the latest gadget on the market. Although this might seem like a waste, this ultimately aids them in getting better promotions, more notoriety, and builds their network. It pays off professionally!

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