Why It Pays to Be Civil

January 22, 2017

Oliver Klein (CC0)

Do you dread going to work because your office is filled with people who are rude and treat you badly? Our theme this hour is “Hell is Other People” and one place that’s increasingly true is… the office.  In one recent survey, 95 percent of respondents said America has a civility problem.  70 percent think it’s reached crisis proportions. Christine Porath is trying to do something about it with her book, “Mastering Civility: A Manifesto for the Workplace.”