Think everyone in the office hates you? Here are a few ways to tell whether or not you’re right. 1. You’re overly negative. Hate the office party? Don’t like Sue in accounting’s shoes? Shut up. Don’t ruin everything for everyone else … More
Topic: office etiquette
If you BCC emails, etiquette experts probably think you’re rude and sneaky. British etiquette experts Debrett’s claims that the BCC option should be “used with discernment; It is deceptive to the primary recipient.” The etiquette experts claim the appropriate action, … More
Work email in general can be annoying, because it can take you away from actual work that you need to be get done and is never anything truly juicy or awesome (generally speaking, anyway). Here are four phrases to avoid … More
When it comes to getting dressed in the morning, men have it easy because they keep things simple: Put on a suit. They keep it similarly simple on the question of hugging or shaking hands at work: Shake hands, always. No muss, no fuss. Ladies, we cannot rule the world until we stop hugging at work. More
“It’s a P-A-R-T-Y because I said sooooooo.”
Pregnancy is a joyous time. Telling your family and loved ones is exciting. But what about telling your colleagues? Telling your boss? Telling your team that counts on you for a lot? This can be a bit trickier. It isn’t always streamers and cake, and there is actually a lot to know about telling your co-workers and boss that you are expecting. We talked to some experts to get the low down. More
A 41-year-old actress should not brag about her SAT score. More
Earth to Millennials: Don’t text during a job interview, and don’t bring your cat, either. Yep, this stuff really happens. Like, actually is a thing that goes on in the real world. More
What is your opinion on gum in the office?
A) One should never chew gum in the office! It is not polite!
B) It is fine to chew gum in the office if you’re quiet.
C) It is awesome! I have bubble blowing contests!
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Elevator rides can reveal a lot about social behavior.
PhD candidate Rebekah Rousi discovered some interesting patterns when she spent days on end riding up and down elevators in two buildings in Adelaide, Australia. More
The other week we discussed the power of body language. But another kind of language that can be just as powerful is the kind we convey virtually: emails. Women tend to put more emotion and consideration into their emails, which often translates into more punctuation. Is punctuation actually undermining your abilities? More
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has a problem, multiple sources say.
First we heard about this problem from a source close to one of Yahoo’s top executives. Then we heard it from an anonymous tipster claiming to be a Yahoo employee. And now, we’ve heard it from a first-hand source who has actually witnessed it happen.
Marissa Mayer has a problem, and it is this: She is routinely late for meetings with the Yahoo executives who report to her. More
People exchanging digital hugs and kisses is nothing new, particularly in the age of Twitter and texting. But the “xoxo” sign-off once reserved for friends or family who you would actually hug and kiss is now appearing in work emails. A recent article for The Atlantic explores the distinctly female trend, asking whether X’s and O’s are feminizing the workplace or undermining women’s professionalism.