When you work full time, you see your colleagues more than you see most of your family members. Despite that, certain topics are definitely off limits when it comes to your professional identity, while others lie in the grey area. From sharing your salary with co-workers, to connecting on social media, to letting people know what's going on with your health, Susan and Alyssa explain how to navigate the muddy waters of taboo (and not-so-taboo) topics at work.
This episode's burning question:
My co-worker just asked me how much money I make. Should I share the information in the spirit of transparency?
Career tips from this episode:
- Who you should and shouldn't be connecting with on social media
- How to decide how much detail to share about health issues
- Making a best friend at work: why it's important