Could your office small talk be useful?


Small talk can be excruciating but if you get it right, you’ll find these little conversations can be good for your career and overall motivation.

The most irritating part of office small talk can be dead-end answers to dull questions – “How was your weekend?” “Great, thanks.” –  the answer’s almost a reflex to some of us. The Wall Street Journal’s Sue Shellenbarger gathered some advice on how to make these chats more useful.

Read her article:

Save Yourself From Tedious Small Talk

 

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