Etiquette

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Avoid These 5 Practices to Be Better at Business
Success Strategies

Avoid These 5 Practices to Be Better at Business

Without taking the time to reflect upon the past, there will be limited mobility to act in the future.
Jeff Boss
Why Are So Many People Only Friendly When They Want Something?
Communication strategies

Why Are So Many People Only Friendly When They Want Something?

All we have to do is start nodding more. And start smiling more. Seriously.
Jeff Haden
Attention 'Glassholes': No More Wearing Your Face Computer to the Movies
Google Glass

Attention 'Glassholes': No More Wearing Your Face Computer to the Movies

It's not just bad etiquette -- it's now officially banned by the Motion Picture Association of America and the National Association of Theatre Owners.
Laura Entis
Here's Why There's No Dislike Button on Facebook
Social Media

Here's Why There's No Dislike Button on Facebook

The "like" button's creator explains why the tech giant isn't likely to ever have a thumbs down.
Nina Zipkin
Social Media Karma and the Golden Rule
Etiquette

Social Media Karma and the Golden Rule

The golden rule, 'treat others as one would like others to treat oneself' should always apply in the world of social media.
Ann Tran
5 Distasteful Marketing Ploys to Avoid
Marketing

5 Distasteful Marketing Ploys to Avoid

We're not talking about illegal practices, like email span, but rather strategies that fall under the gray areas of marketing etiquette.
Ann Handley
Soon, Applebee's May Be Asking You to Put Your Phone Away
Technology

Soon, Applebee's May Be Asking You to Put Your Phone Away

The casual-dining giant wants you to play and pay with its shiny, new tablets. Not yours, and specifically not on Tuesdays. Check, please.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Maximize the Impact of Handwritten Notes With These 6 Tips
Etiquette

Maximize the Impact of Handwritten Notes With These 6 Tips

Want to make an impression and differentiate yourself and your company? Do it in writing.
Peter Gasca
How to Handle Social-Media Criticism
Social Media

How to Handle Social-Media Criticism

Sitting at a computer screen, people often get 'keyboard courage,' freely criticizing others without considering ramifications. When this happens to you, here is how to handle it.
Ann Tran
Your Daily Interactions Make or Break Your Brand
Personal Branding

Your Daily Interactions Make or Break Your Brand

Yes, manners manner, especially as you establish yourself as a professional.
Jim Joseph
How to Receive a Compliment Without Being Awkward About It
Leadership

How to Receive a Compliment Without Being Awkward About It

Many of us are tempted to deflect kind words, but that may be doing more hard than good.
Jacqueline Whitmore
For Better Conversations, Replace 'How Are You?' With This One Phrase
Leadership

For Better Conversations, Replace 'How Are You?' With This One Phrase

If you want to connect with people, you have to let them know you're listening. Here's how.
Lauren Covello
Don't Be Remembered for Forgetting Your Manners
Winning Strategies

Don't Be Remembered for Forgetting Your Manners

It takes a lot to set your business career on a path to success but failure can begin with just being a boor.
Eddy Ricci
10 Questions to Consider When Working With a Business Mentor
Winning Strategies

10 Questions to Consider When Working With a Business Mentor

Consulting a wise, experienced mentor can take your business to the next level. Here's what you should consider to get the most out of the relationship.
Kim Lachance Shandrow