Professional Communications Etiquette

We welcome Leslie's husband, Jim, to the podcast for today's episode. This is a must listen for anyone who is in the professional space or aspiring to be there.  Setting the right tone is key.  Bonus: Tips on Video Calls for the Professional

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EP-25 Professional Communications EtiquetteLife Admin
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Show Notes

Set the table: Jim visiting again because he’s at home and Ryan and Leslie haven’t worked in brick and mortar for a while. We know virtual and small business. Jim knows formal office

 

Segment 1: Phones

 

Ryan: Not obsolete are they? But rules have changed

 

  • More purpose driven and shorter.

  • Usually scheduled via email or text

  • Practices developed about timing of calls, like when it was just phones, a call after 9pm meant emergency

 

Segment 2: Email and text

 

  • Text, just don’t in the office. 

  • Email. Length, type, subject line, reply all

 

Segment 3: Video conferencing

 

Ryan: so many fails out there now. Clothing, bathrooms, backgrounds, 

  • Assorted tips

 

Closing:  Final thoughts

Emails, texts, calls are demands for your time. So many now, need to recognize that you don’t have to submit to every demand. 

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