On Lying at Work
According to a recent study by Sandi Mann and Wincy Shek of the University of Central Lancashire,
About a third of all work communication involves some kind of deception….
But don’t worry—folks won’t lie to your face. That’s what e-mail is for:
Workers do not like lying to colleagues face-to-face and prefer the anonymity of the phone or e-mail, a study says.
More at the BBC’s website. The suggested countermeasure is more face-to-face contact and psychological bonding.