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Five Ways To Make Yourself More Memorable

Five Ways To Make Yourself More Memorable

by Jacqueline Whitmore After the handshakes and business cards have been exchanged, here are some surefire ways to make yourself stand apart from your competitors and become more memorable to others after a networking event.
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The Abhorrence of Office Loud Talkers

The Abhorrence of Office Loud Talkers

By Prunella de Pedant At one's workplace, precious few bad habits can compete with the piercing, penetrating presence of a high-volume co-worker - even if it is unintentional.
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Tipping etiquette during poor economic times

Tipping etiquette during poor economic times

By Dana Gornitzki Just because tough times call for leaner spending, there is no excuse to cut back on tips when you do consume. Basic etiquette must kick in, and your judgement only calls for common sense.
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The etiquette of tardiness

The etiquette of tardiness

By Jay Remer, the Etiquette Guy Being late to a business meeting is wrong for several reasons. One is that being late shows that you have little or no regard for some else's time, or your own for that matter. It demonstrates that you are disorganised and cannot stick to a plan, neither quality suited to a position of responsibility.
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Online Etiquette: Tweet with Care

Online Etiquette: Tweet with Care

By Cate Sevilla The Internet is an unruly place. While brilliant and brimming with creativity and forward-thinking, it is also a cesspool for bad manners, ridiculous vernacular and downright rudeness.
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The importance of a good handshake

The importance of a good handshake

Your handshake says a lot about you. It is one of the first - if not most important - impressions you're going to leave with someone.
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The Etiquette of Making Small Talk

The Etiquette of Making Small Talk

By Jay Remer, the Etiquette Guy There's a real art to making small talk at a social gathering, dinner party or even a business networkinge event. The mingling and the chatting – dreaded by so many (and we can relate!), but truly an art.
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 Office Courtesy and Etiquette: Meeting the Public

Office Courtesy and Etiquette: Meeting the Public

When you work in an office, it is more than likely that you may have to deal with the public -  be it organising meetings or dealing with outside suppliers. It is most important that etiquette is well practised in the office as it makes one's day rather more pleasant. Enjoy this charming motion picture from 1953 for some examples of what to do...and not to do. And the same lessons still apply to our modern age.
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Don't spread germs!

Don't spread germs!

By Dana Gornitzki Practising proper hygiene is an important part of proper social graces. Escalate a lack of hygiene to a possible pandemic, and you have a more pressing matter on your hands. Think this is something new?
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Office gossip: don't be tempted

Office gossip: don't be tempted

by Prunella de Pedant "Who gossips with you will gossip of you” - Irish saying We all do it. We all adore it. But it's wrong, very wrong - especially in the workplace. Gossip is omnipresent, especially in our modern world where information is readily available at our fingertips and images can be sent with a little click of a button on our ever-connected gadgetry.
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