Author, Business Etiquette Expert and Founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach
You don't need to be the single most knowledgeable person in your field, you just need to know what you're talking about and be good at explaining it.
Control What You Can
The time to rejuvenate yourself is long before stress and weariness turn into disillusionment.
Getting holiday parties right is as simple as being the guest you'd like to host and hosting the party you'd like to attend.
These seven tips will help you keep your workplace merry and bright this season.
The trick is to have the most possible fun short of making a spectacle of yourself.
Sending holiday cards to clients and business associates is an important recognition of the relationship but there is a lot you can get wrong.
People with valid complaints deserve to be heard but chronic complainers need to either lighten up or shut up
Be realistic, Business holiday parties have nothing to do with eat, drink or be merry.
Whatever it was that you said that you shouldn't have, you know what to say next -- "I'm sorry.''
People check their phones every ten minutes instead of paying attention to what they are doing.
Readily available technology is making it easier for entrepreneurs to get the chores done so they can focus on strategy.
Making the effort to be pleasant with co-workers can have a dramatic positive effect on you and the ambience of where you work.
Confidence is the result of a conscious way of living, not just a pleasant feeling some lucky people enjoy naturally.
There is no better conversational tactic than making the other person certain you are paying attention when they speak.
A colleague returning to work while still grieving welcomes kind words but their raw emotional state makes it easy to say the wrong thing.