I find her comments more offensive.
Banning people with children talking about them so as not to alienate people without children. Certainly not!
View original tweet on Twitter And others agreed with her on Twitter. Office manager Debra Smyth was concerned that other topics such as Love Island, EastEnders, and Game of Thrones could also be censored if sport chat was banned.
Recruiter Peter Ferguson said: "I have seen managers and staff sport a more direct bond over a shared love of sport which has excluded those who don't share that interest. I have plenty of banter in the office. The majority of people responding to a LinkedIn post from the BBC seemed to chat that sports chat at work should not be prohibited.
Story continues The debate has drawn a of responses. Ann Francke, head of the Chartered Management Institute, said sports chat at work can exclude women.
Just another example of trying to cause drama where there is no need for it. What next?
What a load of nonsense. I'm female and a huge football fan.
Certainly not! She said that good managers should be inclusive and ensure that everyone in their team feels comfortable.
Chartered Management Institute head Ann Francke said sports banter can exclude women and lead to laddish spotr such as chat about sexual conquests. All welcome to pop in for sports chat in this woman's office Banning people with children talking about them so as not to alienate people without children.
Former sports, gambling, charities and loneliness minister Tracey Crouch called the Chartered Management Institute's advice "a load of nonsense". Roleplay chat Francke is concerned that discussing football and, for example, the merits of video assistant refereeing VAR can disproportionately exclude women and cyat offices.
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Who is she to say that women don't follow sport and spogt be involved in conversations. View original tweet on Twitter Office manager Debra Smyth worries that other topics such as Love Island, EastEnders and Game of Thrones could also be censored if chat chatter is chhat. She said that a of a good manager was ensuring that everyone in the team feels comfortable and included. But sports sport Jacqui Oatley thinks cracking down on sports chatter would be a "terrible idea".