Watch Your Mouth: Office Gossip and Other No-Nos
Water Cooler Wisdom
MARCH 15, 2012
McAndrew is a professor at Knox College in Illinois who has devoted part of his research on evolutionary psychology to the study of gossip. Men are more likely to share gossip with their romantic partners, while women will whisper with their lovers and their friends alike. Both men and women prefer talking about and hearing about people of their own gender. Your compensation details or other confidential HR issues.