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Unwritten rules that ensure correct workplace etiquette

WHEN I was lucky enough to get my first proper job in an office I wrongly thought that turning up before 9am and working efficiently until 5pm would be enough to keep me in my colleagues’ good books. However, within … Continue reading

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Workplace Etiquette 101: The Mistakes You Want to Avoid

Weak handshakes Have you ever held a dead fish before? I haven’t, either. But I envision it feeling cold, sometimes clammy and always limp. That’s a lot like what a weak handshake feels like. But the fact that it feels … Continue reading

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Why Workplace Etiquette Matters

Our 24/7 instant-access virtual world has taken the “person” out of “personal,” especially in the workplace. Until we all turn into robots with hard drives, I suggest we take a breath and slow down long enough to remember that we … Continue reading

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