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.

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

Correcting others over small things is rarely called for. For this reason, it's important to know how, when, and when not to correct, and also what to...

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

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

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The 5 Manners of Dealing with Difficult People

The 5 Manners of Dealing with Difficult People

245 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...

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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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Do You Need to Buy Both Shower and Wedding Presents and How to Congratulate Your Boss On a Promotion

Q&A’s: Too Many Gifts to Buy & How to Congratulate Your Boss

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Today's our first official Q&A Day. Let's jump in with two questions. The first is about how many gi...

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Gossip: How to Protect Yourself and Others

Gossip: How to Protect Yourself and Others

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Gossip. We all need to know how to protect ourselves and others from it because none of us are immune, and it can...

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Three Ways to Nicely Say No Without Feeling Guilty

Three Ways to Nicely Say No Without Feeling Guilty

You start to say no, but yes slips out. Yes seems to be your preset button because with every no you feel guilty. Here are three ways to nicely say no...

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Does, “No Gifts, Please” Really Mean I Shouldn’t Bring a Present?

  By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Happy Birthday! If today isn't your special day, it definitely falls somewhere between tomorrow ...

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