Being proud of your accomplishments is not crime.
Carrying on the conversation too long or in too great
of detail can come back to haunt you. This includes
over revealing things about yourself or your work.
8 Things Smart People Never Reveal About Themselves at Work | Linkedin, Dr. Ray Bradberry 09/25/2016
At work, sharing the right aspects of yourself in the right ways is an art form. Disclosures
that feel like relationship builders in the moment can wind up as obvious no-nos with
hindsight. Trouble is, you can’t build a strong professional network if you don’t open up
to your colleagues. Doing so is tricky, because revealing the wrong things can have a
devastating effect on your career.