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Brush Up on Your Business Etiquette

Posted on November 20th, 2013 by Gregor Smart in Kirstein Business Library

Have you seen the commercial with the coffee slurping job applicant?  Pretty funny, but lesson learned, don’t lose out on a job opportunity because of poor manners.  First impressions count.  Before your next interview make sure to check out one of our business etiquette titles first.  Otherwise, like the commercial character, your resume may end up in the shredder.

 

etiquette 1The Essentials of Business Etiquette
How to Greet, Eat, and Tweet your Way to Success
Pachter, Barbara
(Paperback – 2013)
HF5387 .P333 2013

The Definitive Guide to Professional Behavior Whether you’re eating lunch with a client, Skyping with your boss, or meeting a business partner for the first time–it’s all about how you present yourself.

 

etiquette 2Miss Manners Minds your Business
Martin, Judith
(Book – 2013)
HF5389 .M3755 2013

A witty guide to managing a real life wisely in a work-centered world.

 

 

 

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Preparing for an Interview Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m

Posted on October 17th, 2012 by Amber De Angelis in Kirstein Business Library, Programs

Have you been in the job market for awhile?

Do you have a job interview coming up?

Interview being conducted

Well this workshop may be for you! Get tips and advice on how to prepare for an interview so you can ace it and make an awesome impression on a potential employer.

Where:

Central Library in Copley Square
Training Lab
700 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

Location: Central Library
Neighborhood: Back Bay
Type of Event: Workshops & Classes
Cost: Free
Audience : Young Adults (Ages 20-34), College Students, Adults

Don’t forget about our other career resources such as Career Transitions.

Look out for our other workshops coming up!