December 2017 Monthly Tips

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December Tips For Communication & Image Success

Tip for Organizations:

Question:
Do you think entertaining clients during the holiday season is the best way to say thank you for their business?

Answer:
The holiday season can be overwhelming and stressful. Entertaining clients is a very nice gesture if it fits in the client’s schedule. Another option is to offer to entertain at a time not in such high demand.

Communication Question:

Question:
Is Happy Holidays or Merry Christmas the proper protocol to deliver good wishes this season?

Answer:
Know you audience. Some folks prefer Happy Holidays while others want Merry Christmas. If you are unaware of their background, Happy Holidays is the recommended greeting.

Presence  Question:

Question:
What is your opinion on holiday socks for men and holiday stockings for women?

Answer:
As much as it is fun and will add some levity, just be sure this is not what you want to be remembered for.

The Art of Business and Social Interaction®

Question:
What is the correct protocol to begin eating when not everyone is served and those at the table ask us to go ahead to eat and not wait?

Answer:
It is up to the host to let everyone know when to eat and not to wait until everyone is served.