Articles Editor, Esquire magazine
Ross McCammon is an articles editor at Esquire magazine. To learn more about Esquire and to subscribe, go to esquire.com.
30 Recent Stories
It's a vulgar, panicky and needy habit.
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Presentation is important, people.
There are some many unspoken issues that the process can feel smarmy, so it's important to get a few things on the table.
Grow Your Business
Relax, be generous and don't look like you're trying to take control.
Is your logo bright blue? Dark green? Eggplant? A look at the message you're sending your customers.
Effective damage control all comes down to the tone.
Too much energy, and you come off as a SpongeBob-like freak. Not enough, and you come off as a Squidward-like bore.
The Esquire Guy helps you deal with people you just ... can't ... stand
Grow Your Business
The introduction is more than a pleasantry--it's often a prelude to something more meaningful.
Select from the following answers for a rallying cry you can apply to any business challenge.
Starting a Business
Your game is being an entrepreneur. And here are your badges.
There is a right and wrong way to apologize and a right and wrong time to do it -- the Esquire guy breaks it down.
The Esquire guy can't shut the [bleep] up about profanity in the workplace.
What annoying office behaviors need correcting and how to approach the subject delicately.
The first day on a new job can be awkward. Here are ways to make new hires feel like part of the team.
Everyone knows a bad boss -- here's a lesson on what not to do when you are managing people.
How to sound natural, deliver a difficult message, and the phases you should never say.
Frank advice on the perfect mentoring relationship.
The Esquire guy walks you through the best way to wrap up a business meeting.
The Esquire guy shares his do's and don'ts for your company's annual holiday party.
Just in time for the holiday season, the Esquire guy wraps up some advice on the art of giving.
The Esquire Guy looks at the right and wrong ways to talk about things you don't fully understand.
The Esquire guy on what to say when you have no idea what you are talking about.
The Esquire Guy on how to make rejection sound better.
The Esquire Guy on how to say no like you mean it.
Check all that apply, then add up the points to determine if you're millionaire material.
Who should pay? Are you talking too much? The Esquire guy breaks down the business lunch and why it's so much more than just a meal.