Why should we avoid gossip?

It also tells people that you're insecure. Keep in mind that your audience is likely to recognize that even though you're gossiping about someone else today, it could be that person in that place tomorrow. Experiments conducted by his team suggest that the threat of receiving gossip deters unreliable behavior; once people are gossiped for behaving unreliably, they tend to reform their behavior; and gossip helps people know who to avoid and who not to trust.

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