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How To Deal With Political Discussion In The Workplace

Jackie Ford, with the Houston law firm Vorys, offers advice for employees and employers on talking about politics in the workplace.

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Jackie Ford with the Houston law firm Vorys
Jackie Ford with the Houston law firm Vorys

Many offices have guidelines that prohibit wearing political clothing or bringing campaign material into the workplace. The same goes for sending political emails to co-workers, or using work time to air your political views on social media.

Jackie Ford is with the Houston law firm Vorys. She has advice on talking about politics in the workplace, and knowing when to change the subject — or just to walk away.

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