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The Times: CC-ing boss leads to hate mail


A new study by David De Cremer, KPMG Professor of Management Studies at Cambridge Judge Business School, says copying your boss into an email to your colleague could ‘backfire’. Cc’ing” supervisors into emails between co-workers, even if done in good faith, erodes trust between office colleagues and fosters a broader organisational “culture of fear and low psychological safety,” David says in an article in Harvard Business Review. (subscription).

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