Jacqueline Whitmore

Jacqueline Whitmore

Author, Business 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).

How to Look Confident Even When You Don't Feel It
Entrepreneur Mindset

How to Look Confident Even When You Don't Feel It

Keep your doubts to yourself and don't be in awe of anyone.
A Dozen Ways You Don't Realize You Are Making a Bad Impression at Work
Make More Happen

A Dozen Ways You Don't Realize You Are Making a Bad Impression at Work

First impressions are important but so is the impression are making day after day with your team.
3 Simple Tactics for Finishing Your Workweek Early
Make More Happen

3 Simple Tactics for Finishing Your Workweek Early

If you're still working Friday night, you might just not be managing your time very well.
How to Build Confidence Even When You're Feeling Unsure of Yourself
Entrepreneur Mindset

How to Build Confidence Even When You're Feeling Unsure of Yourself

Entrepreneurship is a process of taking action despite doubts until, eventually, you quite naturally don't have so many doubts.
Don't Underestimate the Importance of Making a Good First Impression
First Impressions

Don't Underestimate the Importance of Making a Good First Impression

It's very hard to give a presentation so good that it overcomes a bad first impression.
5 Rookie Branding Mistakes Every Entrepreneur Makes But Shouldn't
Make More Happen

5 Rookie Branding Mistakes Every Entrepreneur Makes But Shouldn't

Nearly everybody just trying to keep their startup solvent skimps on branding and all of them would be better off it they didn't.
5 Ways to Work With People Who Annoy You
Toxic People

5 Ways to Work With People Who Annoy You

Good manners, deep breaths and boundaries solve most problems happily enough.
8 Essentials for Making Any Business Trip Bearable
Business Travel

8 Essentials for Making Any Business Trip Bearable

Staying fed, cozy and entertained is the key to enduring all the inconveniences of travel without undue stress.
9 Ways to Actually Adopt the Better Habits You Know Will Help You Succeed
Habits

9 Ways to Actually Adopt the Better Habits You Know Will Help You Succeed

Nobody disputes the benefits of good habits but stopping what doesn't work and replacing it with what does is a challenge.
3 Proven Ways to Cope With Email Overload
Email

3 Proven Ways to Cope With Email Overload

Let the other person have the last word so you can get back to work.
5 Actions You Can Take to Increase Your Happiness Quotient
Happiness

5 Actions You Can Take to Increase Your Happiness Quotient

Happiness is not a stroke of a luck, it's the result of how we live our lives.
Don't Underestimate How Much Spelling Matters in Business Communications
First Impressions

Don't Underestimate How Much Spelling Matters in Business Communications

Even in writing, you have just one chance to make a good first impression.
The Surprising Benefits of Having Fun at Work
Inspiring Your Team

The Surprising Benefits of Having Fun at Work

Since you have to be there all day anyway, make enjoying it one of the things you get done daily.
5 Tips for Stress-Free Networking
Networking

5 Tips for Stress-Free Networking

Stop angling for what you want and start looking for how to help people and enjoy their company.
The Benefits of Crying at Work
Emotional Intelligence

The Benefits of Crying at Work

Tears often accompany an earnest show of emotion. It feels risky but is really very healthy.