Etiquette http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/etiquette The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Etiquette en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT 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. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235389 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235389 Ann Handley We're not talking about illegal practices, like email span, but rather strategies that fall under the gray areas of marketing etiquette. 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. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235581 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235581 Kim Lachance Shandrow The casual-dining giant wants you to play and pay with its shiny, new tablets. Not yours, and specifically not on Tuesdays. Check, please. 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. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235403 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235403 Peter Gasca Want to make an impression and differentiate yourself and your company? Do it in writing. 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. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235456 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235456 Ann Tran 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. Your Daily Interactions Make or Break Your Brand Yes, manners manner, especially as you establish yourself as a professional. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235443 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235443 Jim Joseph Yes, manners manner, especially as you establish yourself as a professional. 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. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234668 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234668 Jacqueline Whitmore Many of us are tempted to deflect kind words, but that may be doing more hard than good. 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. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234676 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234676 Lauren Covello If you want to connect with people, you have to let them know you're listening. Here's how. 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. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234423 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234423 Eddy Ricci It takes a lot to set your business career on a path to success but failure can begin with just being a boor. 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. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234500 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234500 Kim Lachance Shandrow 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. 5 Surefire Ways to Wreck Your Social Media Network While you try to grow your contacts online, steer clear of these practices. Or you might see your contact list shrink. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234504 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234504 Phil La Duke While you try to grow your contacts online, steer clear of these practices. Or you might see your contact list shrink. 6 Reasons to Delete Your Facebook Account Right Now The sooner you get off the nonstop narcissism train, the better. Here's why. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 19:11:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234598 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234598 Kim Lachance Shandrow The sooner you get off the nonstop narcissism train, the better. Here's why. 15 Etiquette Rules for Dining at Fancy Restaurants Beyond common sense, these suggestions outline the more nuanced details when eating at nicer restaurants. Sun, 18 May 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233856 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233856 Megan Willett Beyond common sense, these suggestions outline the more nuanced details when eating at nicer restaurants. It's Official: You Can Now Mute Loud Mouths on Twitter Can't quite pull the trigger on unfollowing someone? Baby steps. Mon, 12 May 2014 18:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233811 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233811 Wendy Frink Can't quite pull the trigger on unfollowing someone? Baby steps. Richard Branson on Conducting Business Abroad On trips abroad, the local customs, dress code and etiquette are often very different. Mon, 12 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233697 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233697 Richard Branson On trips abroad, the local customs, dress code and etiquette are often very different. How Not to Embarrass Yourself During a Skype Interview (Infographic) It's never ok to interview in your underwear. Not even on Skype. Get a clue and step up your video interview game with these fast, fun tips. Thu, 08 May 2014 21:14:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233741 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233741 Kim Lachance Shandrow It's never ok to interview in your underwear. Not even on Skype. Get a clue and step up your video interview game with these fast, fun tips. 6 Things You Should Never Say During a Speech With these tips you'll be cool, confident and comfortable in front of a crowd. Mon, 05 May 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233320 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233320 Jacqueline Whitmore With these tips you'll be cool, confident and comfortable in front of a crowd. Stranger Danger: 3 Good Reasons to Reject a LinkedIn Connection Request No, you're not mean. Just smart. Sometimes it's okay to ignore connection requests on the world's most popular career social networking platform. Here's when you probably should. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:46:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233176 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233176 Kim Lachance Shandrow No, you're not mean. Just smart. Sometimes it's okay to ignore connection requests on the world's most popular career social networking platform. Here's when you probably should. 4 Ways to Stop People From Using Their Phones During Meetings Because face-to-face meetings are for actually facing other people -- not for texting, checking emails and taking calls on your smartphone. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 16:08:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232742 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232742 Kim Lachance Shandrow Because face-to-face meetings are for actually facing other people -- not for texting, checking emails and taking calls on your smartphone. Professionalism: A Luxury for Corporate America, a Necessity for Entrepreneurs The adage, "you don't get a second chance to make a first impression," couldn't be more true for entrepreneurs. For those needing to brush up on their professional skills, here are a few tips. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232535 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232535 Dana Brownlee The adage, "you don't get a second chance to make a first impression," couldn't be more true for entrepreneurs. For those needing to brush up on their professional skills, here are a few tips. 7 Tips to Help You Remember Names Better Whether you’re trying to impress a prospective client, networking to find a job, or meeting new co-workers, you don’t want to be caught forgetting someone’s name. Sun, 16 Mar 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232193 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232193 Laura Hale Brockway Whether you’re trying to impress a prospective client, networking to find a job, or meeting new co-workers, you don’t want to be caught forgetting someone’s name.