Now that the holidays are almost over, and we find ourselves in the new year, it’s time to start sending out thank you notes for the thoughtful gifts and tasty treats you received during the season. Yes, I know, those are not the words you want to hear—especially since you know that I am talking
A subscriber recently sent me an email asking about handwritten thank you notes after the job interview. She wanted to know if it was necessary to send one during these times when etiquette and professional conduct seem to have vanished. My answer to her question was a resounding "Yes." What you do following the interview
What are your greatest business holiday etiquette challenges? Is it the how to sign the holiday greeting card, how to conduct yourself at the holiday office party or how to handle tipping during the holidays? What ever they are, they are covered in this series of blog posts on business holiday etiquette..
A video clip from CBS News prompted me to call attention to the value of the thank you note. I have written about this topic before, but I feel I can't stress it enough. It's good business and it's good etiquette. When was the last time you wrote a note to thank someone for something they had given you