Etiquette

News and Articles About Etiquette

The New Rules for Business Rides in an Uber, a Driverless Car and More
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The New Rules for Business Rides in an Uber, a Driverless Car and More

There's a proper time to sing, to sleep and to make small talk.
This Entrepreneur Is Building a Matchmaking Service for Pen Pals
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This Entrepreneur Is Building a Matchmaking Service for Pen Pals

Kate Dobie wants to create a hub for letter-writers. Can it work? We asked her ... by letter, of course.
Jason Feifer
8 Ways to Gracefully Receive a Compliment
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8 Ways to Gracefully Receive a Compliment

Everyone wants praise but nice people often are often inadvertently rude when they receive it.
Jacqueline Whitmore
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.
Jacqueline Whitmore
The Don't-Be-a-Schmuck Guide to Rescheduling
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The Don't-Be-a-Schmuck Guide to Rescheduling

Yes, it happens to everyone, but there's a right way and a wrong way to go about it.
Ross McCammon
Social-Media Etiquette 101: Stop Sharing So Much and Never Air Your Dirty Laundry
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Social-Media Etiquette 101: Stop Sharing So Much and Never Air Your Dirty Laundry

Entrepreneur Network partners from 7Twelve Marketing share some quick tips to tactful social-media networking.
Erin Schultz
The 7 Things You Need to Know to Text With Good Etiquette
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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.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Ever Get a 'Please Do This, ASAP!' Email Commandment at 4:50 p.m.? Not Cool.
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Ever Get a 'Please Do This, ASAP!' Email Commandment at 4:50 p.m.? Not Cool.

John T. Meyer of web-design company Lemonly explains how to not let yourself get 'ASAP'd' by bosses, co-workers or clients.
Erin Schultz
Why Your Emails Could Use an Exclamation Point (or Three)
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Why Your Emails Could Use an Exclamation Point (or Three)

Punctuation and other markers -- emoticons, slang and the like -- serve as stand-ins for facial expression and vocal intonation.
Ross McCammon
9 Rules of Open-Office Etiquette
Office Etiquette

9 Rules of Open-Office Etiquette

When the rules of open-office etiquette are observed, camaraderie, communication and collaboration will ensue.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Why Aren't More People Responding to Your Emails?
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Why Aren't More People Responding to Your Emails?

If people don't want to read your e-prose, it's time to work harder at making it more interesting.
Gene Marks
25 Bad Words That Make Other People Feel Inferior
Emotional Intelligence

25 Bad Words That Make Other People Feel Inferior

If the harshest thing you have to say about someone is partly true, say the other part.
John Rampton
20 Things You Are Doing Wrong With Email
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20 Things You Are Doing Wrong With Email

Email is a reflection of our personal brand. Why, then, do so many people fail to proofread what they wrote, regretfully send out angry messages and disregard basic etiquette?
Peter Gasca
Why Silence Really Is Golden
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Why Silence Really Is Golden

Sometimes saying nothing speaks volumes.
Ross McCammon