Gossip, Experience and Getting Things Done

I have a very important rule: I make up on my mind about someone based on my experience with them, not on gossip. It's served me well over the years, and lately even more so.I'm not an "important" person, but working at Patheos is a unique thing. I sometimes get information I wouldn't have otherwise and I have good reasons to contact important people from time to time. Which is awesome. I also sometimes get unsolicited gossip, which is annoying. I don't pay attention to gossip, particularly … [Read more...]