Workplace Communication

In an era of Casual Fridays and work-from-home colleagues, how can you maintain effective office communication in a changing business climate?

We’ll steer you through changes in business etiquette, and help you successfully navigate through the new realities of workplace conflict and office politics.

Plan to end around lunch time, and take everyone out.
Even if you’re loaded with talent and ambition, your career path will stall if you take everything personally.
Executive recruiters are great sources of scuttlebutt.
Many bigwigs prefer pros who can balance their work and personal lives.
A short fuse can kill a career.
An interview with Caroline Dorsa, treasurer or pharmaceutical giant Merck & Co.
Don’t daydream in a meeting or you may miss vital information.
Watch your diction and inflection.
If an employee criticizes another person or team within your company, don’t just nod or ignore it.
Deep down, you know you should praise your employees more often. Rather than fret about the frequency of praise, consider your timing.