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Excuse Me : The Survival Guide to Modern Business Etiquette.

By: Thomas, Rosanne J.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : AMACOM, 2017Copyright date: ©2017Description: 1 online resource (299 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780814437926.Subject(s): Business ethicsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Excuse Me : The Survival Guide to Modern Business EtiquetteDDC classification: 395.52 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Contents -- Introduction -- chapter 1 Respect: Practicing the Platinum Rule -- Real Respect -- Respect for Experience -- Respect for Diversity -- chapter 2 Social Skills: Putting Your Best Foot Forward -- Social Skills -- The Hiring Process -- The Interview Experience -- The Generational Challenge -- chapter 3 Professional Presence: Getting It Right -- The Right Brand -- The Right Attitude -- The Right Appearance -- The Right Way to Travel -- chapter 4 Business Behavior: Combining Proven Strategies with 21st Century Expectations -- The Glass Door -- Everyday Manners -- Business Meetings -- The Team -- The Cubicle Farm -- The Open Office -- The New Schedules -- The Benefits Buffet -- The New Realities -- chapter 5 Business Communication: Making the Connection -- Nonverbal Cues -- The Eyes Have It -- The Good Conversationalist -- The Power of Speech -- The Good Listener -- chapter 6 Electronic Communication: Smart Rules for Smart Devices -- Telephone Skills -- Telephone Options -- Email -- Hardware -- The Message -- chapter 7 Twitter, Etc.: Acing Social Media -- Your Digital Footprint -- The Cyber Citizen -- The Social Network -- Social Sites -- chapter 8 Business Dining: Observing the Formalities -- The Business of Hospitality -- Hosts and Guests -- The Mechanics of a Meal -- Dining Decorum -- chapter 9 The Social Side of Business: Knowing the Basics for Every Situation -- Entertaining Clients -- Wine -- Tipping -- Activities and Events -- Colleagues -- chapter 10 New Frontiers: Future-Proofing Your career -- The Future Workplace -- Gen Zs -- Constant Connectivity -- Digital Detox -- The Eternal Truths -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z -- About the Author -- Free Sample from The Power of Presence.
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Summary: Exactly what are the rules these days? Is it acceptable to text your boss at home? What is the polite way to ask a colleague to take a distracting conversation behind closed doors? What about the use of smartphones in meetings? Merging classic rules of behavior with new realities of modern business, Excuse Me spotlights dozens of puzzling situations, with suggestions for bridging generational and cultural divides.
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Cover -- Contents -- Introduction -- chapter 1 Respect: Practicing the Platinum Rule -- Real Respect -- Respect for Experience -- Respect for Diversity -- chapter 2 Social Skills: Putting Your Best Foot Forward -- Social Skills -- The Hiring Process -- The Interview Experience -- The Generational Challenge -- chapter 3 Professional Presence: Getting It Right -- The Right Brand -- The Right Attitude -- The Right Appearance -- The Right Way to Travel -- chapter 4 Business Behavior: Combining Proven Strategies with 21st Century Expectations -- The Glass Door -- Everyday Manners -- Business Meetings -- The Team -- The Cubicle Farm -- The Open Office -- The New Schedules -- The Benefits Buffet -- The New Realities -- chapter 5 Business Communication: Making the Connection -- Nonverbal Cues -- The Eyes Have It -- The Good Conversationalist -- The Power of Speech -- The Good Listener -- chapter 6 Electronic Communication: Smart Rules for Smart Devices -- Telephone Skills -- Telephone Options -- Email -- Hardware -- The Message -- chapter 7 Twitter, Etc.: Acing Social Media -- Your Digital Footprint -- The Cyber Citizen -- The Social Network -- Social Sites -- chapter 8 Business Dining: Observing the Formalities -- The Business of Hospitality -- Hosts and Guests -- The Mechanics of a Meal -- Dining Decorum -- chapter 9 The Social Side of Business: Knowing the Basics for Every Situation -- Entertaining Clients -- Wine -- Tipping -- Activities and Events -- Colleagues -- chapter 10 New Frontiers: Future-Proofing Your career -- The Future Workplace -- Gen Zs -- Constant Connectivity -- Digital Detox -- The Eternal Truths -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z -- About the Author -- Free Sample from The Power of Presence.

About AMACOM.

Exactly what are the rules these days? Is it acceptable to text your boss at home? What is the polite way to ask a colleague to take a distracting conversation behind closed doors? What about the use of smartphones in meetings? Merging classic rules of behavior with new realities of modern business, Excuse Me spotlights dozens of puzzling situations, with suggestions for bridging generational and cultural divides.

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