So, did you read my recent post about the controversy surrounding the increasing use of the word “so” in business discussions? Without stealing thunder from that piece, here’s the gist: Argument over the use of “so” is one more reason to prepare meticulously for your part in any meeting and, when in the midst of […]
Google the term “networking etiquette” and you will receive pages of links to articles elaborating the ways a little bit of courtesy will carry you a long way in business. Makes sense, because when networking your typical goal is to have someone else recognize your value as rapidly as possible. You’re hoping that person, in […]
So, have you heard of the recent controversy surrounding the increasing use of the word “so” in business discussions? Well, as far as this blogger can tell, the hubbub started more than a year ago when USAToday’s College blog published a well-researched post by a then-senior at the University of Michigan. Haley Goldberg explored the […]
In her recent post for the InterCall Blog “10 Ways Business Leaders Can Optimize Meeting Time,” Sarah Murphy cites a study by staffing firm Robert Half Management Resources that revealed many U.S. workers feel about a quarter of the time spent in meetings is wasted. This sentiment, of course, means meeting leaders must cope with […]
After months of waiting and weeks of digesting the initial media reviews, the Apple Watch is finally available to the masses. Though gadgets like Google Glass and Samsung’s own line of Gear watches came before it, the Apple Watch marks wearables’ definitive entrance into the mainstream. Despite its availability in a trio of models, a […]
©2015. InterCall is a subsidiary of West Corporation.