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).

8 Ways to Stay Calm During a Crisis
Crisis Management

8 Ways to Stay Calm During a Crisis

Your worst nightmare has struck. Learn to deftly maneuver and persevere, no matter what's flaring at your young startup.
9 Ways to Show More Confidence in Business
Confidence

9 Ways to Show More Confidence in Business

You're much more likely to reach out to others about your latest idea or effectively pitch a new client if you feel self-assured.
6 Ways to Make a Great First Impression
Leadership

6 Ways to Make a Great First Impression

Many entrepreneurs overlook the importance of poise and professionalism. Here's some advice.
5 Ways to Set Yourself Up for a Stellar Workday
Productivity

5 Ways to Set Yourself Up for a Stellar Workday

These little tips can make you a happier, healthier and more productive person.
5 Ways to Host Better Meetings
Leadership

5 Ways to Host Better Meetings

How to run a successful business meeting and ensure you always leave a positive impression.
9 Ways to Master the Art of Intellectual Foreplay
Personal Development

9 Ways to Master the Art of Intellectual Foreplay

You only get one shot at a first impression. Here are some ways to sell yourself.
5 Tips on How to Avoid Losing Your Temper at Work
Leadership

5 Tips on How to Avoid Losing Your Temper at Work

Being able to stay calm during high-stress situations is one of the most important attributes of a good leader.
6 Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make -- And How to Avoid Them
Starting a Business

6 Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make -- And How to Avoid Them

Starting a business is hard enough, and these common mistakes can make it even harder.
8 Little Ways to Become a More Well-Rounded Person
Personal Development

8 Little Ways to Become a More Well-Rounded Person

Knowing a lot about a little can boost your career. Here are some activities that can help you become more intelligent, experienced and interesting.
5 Simple Ways to Express Gratitude Every Day
Gratitude

5 Simple Ways to Express Gratitude Every Day

When you take the time to say 'thank you' to those who are most important to your business, it can leave a lasting impression.
6 Ways to Improve Your Conversations
Leadership

6 Ways to Improve Your Conversations

You don't have to be born with the gift of gab to become an expert communicator. Here are six tips for better speaking and listening.
7 Ways to Pick Someone's Brain Without Being a Pest
Mentors

7 Ways to Pick Someone's Brain Without Being a Pest

Want to get advice from an industry leader? Here's how to do it the right way.
8 Ways to Break Bad Smartphone Habits
Lifestyle

8 Ways to Break Bad Smartphone Habits

If we're going to be on our phones all the time, it's time to ditch 'cell yell' and other annoying habits.
15 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Day
Productivity

15 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Day

The most effective entrepreneurs know they need to invest in themselves if they want to grow their business. Here are some habits to embrace.
3 Social Media Rules Most Entrepreneurs Don't Follow
Customer Engagement

3 Social Media Rules Most Entrepreneurs Don't Follow

With a little effort, you can build a reputation through social media as someone who values customer service and works hard to answer consumer questions.