Archive for October, 2010

8 Tips on Professional Company and Organization Image

When you hear the term “professional image,” do you think about how an individual looks and behaves? What about the professional image of a company or organization? Does your company or organization have a good professional image? Here are 8 tips to keep your company’s professional image at its highest level: 1. Maintain regular office […]

Golf Etiquette

Calling all golfers and aspiring golfers! In keeping with my pledge to offer you only the “best of the best” … Click on the link here or below to receive an audio interview I did with my good friend and colleague, Suzanne Woo—at absolutely no charge whatsoever! Suzanne Woo is a speaker, business golf coach, […]

Shared Printer Courtesy

This tip was based on a viewer question submitted through Staples.com. QUESTION: Some of my colleagues tie up the printer by printing huge reports and spreadsheets.  It’s inconvenient and sometimes it seems down right rude, but it’s also part of the work. Should I say something? What’s the protocol on printer use?  Also, who should […]

Kindergarten Etiquette for Life

The following is a poignant yet fun poem to read over and over again.  In fact, I have it pinned up on the wall in front of my desk.  It’s a great reminder of the simple courtesies we should all do at home, at work, at school, with friends, co-workers, family and everyone with whom […]

10 Tips on Commuter Etiquette

Whether you commute regularly by ferry, bus, train, subway, or trolley—anywhere in the world—or just ride public transportation for pleasure, here are 10 tips to think about and do at all times: 1.   Be nice. When the doors open to enter, allow the elderly, disabled, pregnant women, people with infants, children, or luggage to enter […]