Etiquette

Etiquette

8 Ways to Gracefully Receive a Compliment

Everyone wants praise but nice people often are often inadvertently rude when they receive it.
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.
Etiquette Guy

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.
Entrepreneur Network

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.
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.
Run a Better Business

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.
Etiquette Guy

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.
Office Etiquette

9 Rules of Open-Office Etiquette

When the rules of open-office etiquette are observed, camaraderie, communication and collaboration will ensue.
Email

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.
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.
Email

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?
Etiquette Guy

Why Silence Really Is Golden

Sometimes saying nothing speaks volumes.
manners

Minding Your Manners When Dining Abroad

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.
Cell Phones

The 6 Signs of Cell Phone Addiction

You're on your phone too much if you only notice the people with you when you take you eyes from the screen.
Millennials

3 Reasons Stereotypical Millennials Are Idiots

Is this generation really as bad as the media makes them out to be? For sure, and not really.
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