Business etiquette tips for your resume

Business Etiquette: Rules of the Resume

The job seeker’s toolbox is bigger than ever before. Job candidates today use everything from social media profiles to digital bios with graphics and hyperlinks, videos, and even PowerPoint presentations. While higher-tech communications have their place, don’t underestimate the power of more traditional tools. Standard resumes still play a substantial role in many job searches. Here are five ways to make the most of your resume to complement your overall job search strategy: Keep your resume as up-to-date as ... [ Read More ]

Etiquette Expert and Modern Manners Authority Diane Gottsman shares her morning ritual strategies for jump starting her day in a positive manner

A Daily Dose of Grace – My Morning Ritual

I was recently asked about my morning routine, and it made me wonder how other people welcome a new day. Do you jump out of bed, hop in the shower and dash out the door? Or maybe hit snooze until the last possible moment, throw on your clothes and ... [ Read More ]

Ten Favorite Apps

Ten Apps to Try This Spring

We all have our go-to apps, whether for digital note-taking, posting to social media, or streaming the latest podcasts in our queue.  As we prepare for Spring temps, a new beginning, a long-overdue getaway, or a refresh of our wardrobe, here are ten ... [ Read More ]

How to Make a Powerful First Impression in Business

How to Make a Powerful First Impression

It takes only a moment for others to form an opinion of us based on the first few seconds of an introduction. What they initially see becomes their personal version of the truth, and it can be difficult to alter an early first impression. You are ... [ Read More ]

How to Motivate Your Employees at Work

Business Etiquette: What Motivates an Employee to Stay?

Creating a culture that allows for employee development and open communication brings many benefits including increased productivity and healthy office relationships. Here are a few of my etiquette tips on how to keep employees both satisfied and ... [ Read More ]

How to Make Mondays better

How to Make Monday the Best Day of the Week

If the thought of walking into the office at 8 am on Monday morning leaves your stomach turning on Sunday night, it’s time to take back control! Wake up to the smell of fresh coffee brewing, treat yourself to homemade cinnamon and oatmeal made in ... [ Read More ]

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