Jacqueline Whitmore

Jacqueline Whitmore

Author, Etiquette Expert and Founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach

Jacqueline Whitmore is an etiquette expert and founder of the Protocol School of Palm Beach in Palm Beach, Fla. She is the author of Poised for Success: Mastering the Four Qualities That Distinguish Outstanding Professionals (St. Martin's Press, 2011) and Business Class: Etiquette Essentials for Success at Work (St. Martin's Press, 2005).

6 Secrets to Better Sleep
sleep habits

6 Secrets to Better Sleep

A cool, dark bedroom and a commitment to turn off computers and ereaders before bedtime will help ensure a healthy snooze.
Top 10 Ways to Make Your Presentations More Memorable
Public Speaking

Top 10 Ways to Make Your Presentations More Memorable

If you want to reel in your audience, slow down, keep it real and use visuals wisely.
The Best Way to Network on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn
Networking

The Best Way to Network on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn

Your goal? For someone to tell you 'I feel like I know you even though we've never met in person.'
5 Ways to Foster Learning in Your Workplace
Personal Development

5 Ways to Foster Learning in Your Workplace

The most successful managers recognize the benefits of ongoing training and continuing education.
Here's How to Strike Up a Conversation With Almost Anyone
Networking

Here's How to Strike Up a Conversation With Almost Anyone

The best entrepreneurs seem to have an innate ability to connect with strangers.
4 Ways to Be the Boss Employees Want to Work For
Managing Employees

4 Ways to Be the Boss Employees Want to Work For

Gratitude for the good work employees do and constructive criticism when needed are the keys to being the boss everybody is hoping to have.
Boost Productivity by Optimizing Your Work Environment
Productivity

Boost Productivity by Optimizing Your Work Environment

Try these techniques to develop a work flow customized to your rhythms.
10 Ways to Engage Your Audience During an Important Meeting
Public Speaking

10 Ways to Engage Your Audience During an Important Meeting

Every time you take the stage, you compete against dozens of distractions. Learn how to maximize all the forces in your favor.
9 Habits of Persuasive Business Leaders
Persuasion

9 Habits of Persuasive Business Leaders

Be effective in negotiations by enlisting these techniques. Then you'll practice the art of influencing others with finesse.
6 Ways to Cultivate Your VIP Relationships
Influencers

6 Ways to Cultivate Your VIP Relationships

Courting influential people? When approached right, these people can advance an initiative in a myriad ways. Pay them close attention.
6 Best Practices for Working From Home
Work From Home

6 Best Practices for Working From Home

When your office is located where you reside, productivity can go out the window. Or things are just too quiet. Here's how to maximize the benefits.
4 Ways to Overcome Self-Doubt
Doubt

4 Ways to Overcome Self-Doubt

Learn how to manage stress and dips in confidence so you can effectively pursue your goals.
4 Tips to Better Manage Your Email Inbox
Email

4 Tips to Better Manage Your Email Inbox

Mastering effective digital correspondence is a winnowing game. Here's how to be a winner.
5 Ways to Distinguish Yourself With a Personal Brand
Personal Branding

5 Ways to Distinguish Yourself With a Personal Brand

Prompt other professionals to think of you first when they hear about a new business opportunity.
Yes, You Can Appear More Confident When Meeting a Client
Confidence

Yes, You Can Appear More Confident When Meeting a Client

If entrepreneurs believe in themselves and their businesses, their enthusiasm can become contagious.