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 One Person's Ignorant Behavior Insulted an Entire Country
Ryan Lochte

How One Person's Ignorant Behavior Insulted an Entire Country

If Ryan Lochte had taken some etiquette classes when he was a little kid, this whole debacle could have been avoided.
6 Tips for Minding Your Email Manners
Radicals & Visionaries

6 Tips for Minding Your Email Manners

Every email is a representation of your professionalism.
5 Etiquette Rules for Using Emojis at Work
Marketing Bootcamp

5 Etiquette Rules for Using Emojis at Work

Emojis, once solely symbols of teen angst or exuberance, are a hieroglyphic adults can use, albeit gingerly, in professional communications.
5 Rules for Holding Effective Virtual Meetings
Virtual Meetings

5 Rules for Holding Effective Virtual Meetings

To succeed, you must be able to meet "in person" no matter where you are in the world.
How to Rock the Company Picnic and Go Home With Your Reputation Intact
Business Etiquette

How to Rock the Company Picnic and Go Home With Your Reputation Intact

The trick is being the life of the party without later being the butt of the jokes.
7 Ways Body Language Speaks Louder Than Words
Body Language

7 Ways Body Language Speaks Louder Than Words

Even when people hear your words they are watching what you say.
6 Reasons Why Your Best Employees Quit
Motivation and Retention

6 Reasons Why Your Best Employees Quit

Honestly, would you work for you?
6 Signs You Work Too Much and Need to Get a Life
Make More Happen

6 Signs You Work Too Much and Need to Get a Life

When your passion is boring everyone else trying to enjoy their weekend, it's time to get a hobby.
10 Timeless Tips for Giving Effective Presentations
Radicals & Visionaries

10 Timeless Tips for Giving Effective Presentations

Because public speaking shouldn't be scarier than death.
How to Enjoy Time Off When You're the Boss
Radicals & Visionaries

How to Enjoy Time Off When You're the Boss

If you can't run your business and take a vacation, you should consider getting a job.
7 Ways to Be Utterly Unforgettable in Business and Life
Radicals & Visionaries

7 Ways to Be Utterly Unforgettable in Business and Life

In a noisy world it's even more important people remember you and your business.
The 7 Things You Need to Know to Text With Good Etiquette
Texting

The 7 Things You Need to Know to Text With Good Etiquette

The venerable phone call has been supplanted by text messaging, which has introduced many new ways to be rude without meaning to.
7 Ways Entrepreneurs Stymie Their Own Success
Entrepreneur Mindset

7 Ways Entrepreneurs Stymie Their Own Success

There will be many real barriers to overcome on your entrepreneurial journey. You can't afford to create more in your head.
3 Ways to Offer a Sincere Apology to Clients
Radicals & Visionaries

3 Ways to Offer a Sincere Apology to Clients

Since nobody is perfect, everybody needs to learn how to persuasively say "I'm sorry.''
5 Ways to Overcome Cultural Barriers at Work
Culture

5 Ways to Overcome Cultural Barriers at Work

Find common ground where everyone can understand each other and respect cultural differences.