Business etiquette

Business etiquette is a code that governs the expectations of social behavior in the workplace. This code is put in place to respect and protect time, people, and processes. There is no universal agreement about standard work etiquette, which may vary from one environment to another. Work etiquette includes a wide range of aspects such as body language, good behavior, appropriate use of technology, etc. Part of office etiquette is working well with others and communicating effectively.

In simple words we can say that: Business etiquette is a set of rules that govern the way people interact with one another in business, with customers, suppliers, inside or outside bodies. It is all about conveying the right image and behaving appropriately.

Five business etiquette signs:
1) Not greeting or using a name
2) leaving people waiting
3) Interrupting
4) Lack of courtesy and respect
5) Breaking Confidence

Rules for good Business Etiquettes
1) Always use names in the meeting
2) Wardrobe and hygiene
3) Cracking inappropriate jokes
4) Showing ingratitude
5) Telephone etiquettes

Unprofessional Conduct

Failing to display proper business etiquette won’t help your career, but engaging in unprofessional conduct could result in losing a promotion or even your job. Never engage in the following inappropriate behaviors:
1)Coming to work under the influence of drugs or alcohol

2)Engaging in unethical practices, such as misusing company funds
3) Engaging in sexual harassment
4) Showing a lack of respect to superiors, peers, or subordinates
5) Violating confidentiality

Tahir Maushtag

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Rashmi Gujrati

Prof. Dr. Rashmi Gujrati , Professor, Institute: Management College. India Qualification: M.com, MBA, Ph.D. Specialization: Marketing, Finance & International Business Regulatory board Member of InTraders Academic Platform • Life member of India Commerce Association • Life member of Indian Accounting Association • Life member of Association of Indian College Principals • Member of Foundation Social Science Research FSSER Malaysia Reviewer Committee member of IBIMA Association Spain. • Scientific & Review committee, Advisory Board, Editorial research projects of AASE as a trainer/consultant/researcher AASE Member Chung Yaun Christiana University Taiwan.

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