The Toxic Tandem

Bob Sutton, Stanford University

Loading video...

Stanford Professor Bob Sutton discusses the "toxic tandem," which he defines as when bosses do not pay attention to their employees, while still being closely watched by those same employees. This asymmetry of attention can be devastating, and in this clip, Sutton shares an anecdote of one company team who anticipated layoffs just by reading their boss' unconscious behavior.

Nov 10, 2010

More from this event

More from Bob Sutton

More on this topic