Just remember that most person feel awkward striking up a conversation with a stranger and will appreciate that you took the initiative.
When the rules of open-office etiquette are observed, camaraderie, communication and collaboration will ensue.
It's easy to be motivated when we're excited by a new venture but more rewarding when we remember why it is still worthwhile.
Sincere involvement with people is how you build your business without ever feeling isolated.
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The worst mistakes are also completely avoidable.
The people you really need to get a meeting with have people paid to be skeptical of meeting with you.
You don't have to be a brilliant conversationalist, just mind your manners, remember names and listen.
Preparation is not always fun, but the time you spend getting ready for a meeting can make for a more positive experience.
Hiring is perhaps the most nerve-wracking aspect of running a business. Avoid the ordeal by keeping the good people already on your team.
The ability to speak truthfully without causing offense is an invaluable asset in the world of business.
Simple, pleasant behaviors bolster camaraderie that improves productivity at work.
Success is a mirage if attaining it requires compromising what is of intrinsic value to every person.
You don't mean to be rude anywhere but, when doing business internationally, you need to understand that what's polite in one society might shock you host in another.
There is contradiction between casual and looking good.
You're on your phone too much if you only notice the people with you when you take you eyes from the screen.