Tag Archives: workplace etiquette

Some tips for social media and business cards

Social media has changed the way we communicate today – but it hasn’t changed one key element of business communication: the business card. The business card is still the main way to make contacts and pass along your information quickly … Continue reading

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Body Mod in the workplace: OK or still taboo?

Lately I’ve been thinking about body modification,  i.e. tattoos, piercings, etc. Why people get them and how it affects their experiences going forward. In 2010, a PEW research study found that about 4 in 10 “milennials,” (generations Y’ers if you … Continue reading

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How to avoid leaving a bad impression via voicemail

As reporters, we at the YDR are very familiar with voicemails. Whether we’re leaving or receiving them, we’re familiar with all types of electronic voice messages. So it was not surprising that our conversation turned to best practices for leaving … Continue reading

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