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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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 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 call us (we won't call you): job-hunting etiquette tips for employers

Don’t call us (we won’t call you): job-hunting etiquette tips for employers

by Jean Bernard Talon Job-hunting can be a most gruelling if not taxing affair. If not waiting for the telephone to ring, should you call? Or when you are asked for a second meeting, and it’s a lunch -- is there a hidden meaning? Now, it’s been over a week and nothing from them so you call
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Office etiquette: a few social graces for the modern workspace

Office etiquette: a few social graces for the modern workspace

By Jay Remer In today’s lightning fast paced business world, good communication is very important and this includes both verbal and written skills. Just because we have the ability to send messages around the globe at warp speed doesn’t mean that any less care should go into crafting their content.
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