Snoopy co-workers and other busybodies

  • September 17, 2010

Frustrated with her snooping co-workers, one anonymous admin wrote on the Admin Pro Forum: “I work with a group of people who always want to know what I’m...

Is ‘Dear’ in the salutation passé?

  • May 05, 2010

Has e-mail become so ubiquitous that it has changed the way we craft business correspondence? That’s what admins recently debated on our Admin Pro Forum. Some...

5 ways to create a grateful workplace

  • March 08, 2010

Liz Jazwiec, author of Eat That Cookie!: Make Workplace Positivity Pay Off, is a big believer in workplace gratitude. Not just the kind that passes from boss to...

Co-worker wasting all day on Facebook?

  • February 04, 2010

An administrative assistant recently posted this dilemma on our Admin Pro Forum: “I know my office co-worker chats on Facebook most of the day ... and now I have...

The business lunch: 5 etiquette rules

  • September 27, 2009

Whether you're dining with peers at a convention or meeting with a vendor, lunch etiquette can keep you from marring your image with a faux pas. Here are five etiquette...

Wash Your Hands Of Employee Hygiene Issues

  • June 22, 2009

A manager complains to you about an employee's bad body odor. Another wants to know what you're going to do about an employee who wipes his nose on his sleeve instead...