Tag Archives: office etiquette

Etiquette Rules: Don’t be the Menace in the Office Kitchen

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An office kitchen can be one of the biggest workplace problems when people don't observe basic etiquette guidelines. If you are among the lucky ones who happen to work for a company that offers an office kitchen for your convenience, you know what the challenges are.   You go to put your sandwich in the

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Ten Tips for Surviving the Holiday Office Party

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It’s inevitable—the annual holiday office party. You can pretty much count on it every year. This year approximately 75% of bosses are planning to treat their employees to what they deem to be a festive celebration. For some, this is a much anticipated and eagerly awaited event. For others, not so much. They would rather

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Five Workplace Sins

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There are any number of etiquette faux pas committed in the office setting.  Check to see if you are guilty of  these five workplace sins. Being a “Sunday night e-mailer.” Many business people like to clear out their inbox from home on Sunday night. That eliminates spending an hour replying to email first thing Monday

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Romance in the Office: Is It A Good Idea?

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Romance in the office has always been and forever will be a sticky issue. Is it a good idea, personally and professionally, to be involved with a co-worker? If you think you are ready to pursue a relationship, read this article before you make a move.

Cubiquette

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The price of commercial real estate has gone up, and the office walls have come down.  Lack of privacy can create discord and hinder productivity. Here are some strategies to help survive the office fishbowl. Keep your voice down.  Your coworker should not have to listen to your every conversation. Forget about using your speakerphone. 

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