Office Etiquette

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Ever Get a 'Please Do This, ASAP!' Email Commandment at 4:50 p.m.? Not Cool.
Entrepreneur Network

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
This Is What Happens When You Give Up Your Office
Company Culture

This Is What Happens When You Give Up Your Office

Employers who dispense with private offices can understand what it's actually like to work for the company day in and day out.
Matt Straz
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
9 Things That Will Kill Your Career
Mistakes

9 Things That Will Kill Your Career

Even good, hard-working people destroy their careers with these innocent mistakes. Make certain it doesn't happen to you.
Travis Bradberry
3 Reasons Stereotypical Millennials Are Idiots
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.
Jason Fell
Good Manners Are a Career and Business Necessity
manners

Good Manners Are a Career and Business Necessity

One rude person can upset the ambience of the entire office, disrupting teamwork and alienating customers.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Why Get Dressed Up For Work When You Could Wear Bammies, 'Business Jammies'?
Fashion

Why Get Dressed Up For Work When You Could Wear Bammies, 'Business Jammies'?

'Get Comfy. Like a Boss.' Or like look lazy, like a sloth?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Tips for Constructively Resolving Office Conflicts
Conflict

5 Tips for Constructively Resolving Office Conflicts

Office feuds are corrosive to culture and rarely advance anyone's interests.
Jacqueline Whitmore
5 Ways to Claim Your Personal Bragging Rights With the Fine Art of Self-Promotion
Personal Branding

5 Ways to Claim Your Personal Bragging Rights With the Fine Art of Self-Promotion

Done something you wish others would acknowledge? Let them!
Morag Barrett
The Etiquette of Exchanging Holiday Gifts in the Office
Holidays

The Etiquette of Exchanging Holiday Gifts in the Office

These seven tips will help you keep your workplace merry and bright this season.
Jacqueline Whitmore
6 Nice Gestures That Make the Office Friendlier
Office Culture

6 Nice Gestures That Make the Office Friendlier

Making the effort to be pleasant with co-workers can have a dramatic positive effect on you and the ambience of where you work.
Jacqueline Whitmore
How to Offer Condolences to a Co-Worker Without Unintentionally Offending
Office Etiquette

How to Offer Condolences to a Co-Worker Without Unintentionally Offending

A colleague returning to work while still grieving welcomes kind words but their raw emotional state makes it easy to say the wrong thing.
Jacqueline Whitmore
The 4 Steps You Must Take to Deal With a Distracting Cubicle Neighbor Before Asking the Boss for Help
Office Etiquette

The 4 Steps You Must Take to Deal With a Distracting Cubicle Neighbor Before Asking the Boss for Help

The one way to be less popular at work than the guy who gets on everybody's nerves is to be a tattletale.
John Boitnott
The 9 Idiotic Office Rules That Drive Everyone Crazy
Office Culture

The 9 Idiotic Office Rules That Drive Everyone Crazy

Companies need to have rules -- that's a given -- but they don't have to be shortsighted and lazy attempts at creating order.
Travis Bradberry