Little white lies | The dos and don'ts when working remotely

The dos and don'ts when working remotely

Telling a little white lie can slip into many day-to-day interactions; a friend may ask you something and to avoid hurting any feelings you may dodge the truth, while at work you may tell your manager that you have finalised a task, when really it is still left open on your desk. In fact, previous research has indicated that Brits are open to telling lies at work, as Glassdoor revealed back in August that half of UK employees have lied at work, with many stating their reasons for doing so to avoid getting into trouble and to hide mistakes. Similarly, of those surveyed, 39% claimed that lying is commonplace where they work, while 75% said that saying what you really think at work can get you into trouble. While telling fibs seems to be a common occurrence in the physical workplace,...

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