Category: Only @ Work

Whether you’re in a cubicle or the board room, here’s how to earn the reputation of a highly regarded associate or boss.

How to Make This Your Best Year Ever

How to Make This Your Best Year Ever

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor You can make this your best year ever. No New Year's resolutions required! That's a good thing, because while...

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Holiday Party Etiquette Tips

The Unspoken Etiquette of Your Holiday Office Party

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor For your holiday office party, the boss rented out the ballroom, ordered a bounty of drinks and food, and pai...

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10 E-mail Don'ts That Get In the Way of Your Message

10 Email Don’ts That Get in the Way of Your Message

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Not knowing subtle email don'ts can cause us more headaches than we can imagine. We want the recipients of our em...

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The 16 Top Email Do’s!

There's no doubt that texting has taken the place of millions of emails each day; however, even with the rise of texting, emails aren't going away...

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How to Handle the Three Most Common Embarrassing Situations!

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor What is the etiquette for common personal mishaps, whether they happen to us or the person with us? We've all e...

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Correcting Others: How, When, and When Not to Correct Someone

Correcting Others: How, When, and When Not to Correct Someone

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor "It is much easier to be critical than to be correct." ~Benjamin Disraeli Nit-picking — it seems to be almost a ...

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How to Make A Great First Impression: The Five-Step Formula

  By: Maralee McKee Knowing how to make a great first impression is probably the number one topic of importance in all of etiquette lan...

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The 5 Manners of Dealing with Difficult People

The 5 Manners of Dealing with Difficult People

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Dealing with difficult people — yikes! We all know a few and run across our fair share. What is it with th...

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5 Things to Do When Someone is Paying Attention to Their Cell Phone Instead of You

Five Things to Do When Someone is Paying Attention to Their Cell Instead of You

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor The awkward first-date nerves of the couple on the reality TV show were apparent. Their conversation was slow...

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Caller I.D. Etiquette, Should You Call Back Missed Calls

Caller I.D. Etiquette, Should You Call Back Missed Calls?

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Hello, my friend, and welcome to Q & A Day! Today's question is about caller I.D. etiquette and involv...

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