When a person or a group makes up a rumor about someone or decides to
spread nasty gossip, it's usually to hurt someone, break up a friendship, or make
How rumors hurt people and what to do to stop rumors in the workplace.
Whatever it's called, people use gossip to hurt people, in order to feel good ....
ladies at my work started spreading hurtful rumors that I was selling my body to ...
She keeps spreading rumors about me and people are turning against me. ... It
hurts the person being talked about, and it intimidates other people. Sadly, when
Scientific research is suggesting that the old adage - "Don't dignify a rumor with a
response" - is bad advice. ... Acting clueless will only make people think the
rumors are true. ... Avoid acting openly angry, upset, or hurt about the rumors.
Even if ...
Parents as well as teachers need to encourage children to take responsibility for
hurting someone with rumors and then working to make restitution (even if a ...
tags: attitude, explain, gossip, life, people, public-opinion, time, wisdom ....
However, the real danger is that so many people find rumors enjoyable. ... they
haven't suffered enough, we add to it by gossiping and treating hurt people like
“There will always be someone willing to hurt you, put you down, gossip about
you, belittle your accomplishments and judge your soul. It is a fact that we all
Oct 11, 2009 ... Many of the most pervasive rumors involve famous people in politics and .... harm
to people's lives, damages the prospects of businesses, hurts ...
People gossip in order to hurt those whose popularity, talents, or lifestyle they
envy. ... Yet, spreading gossip or rumors is like buying attention; it's temporary