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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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New Circulating Books at Kirstein

Posted on January 18th, 2013 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

Please come check out these new circulating books at the Kirstein Business Library:

Buy High, Sell Higher

The chief market strategist for Virtus Investment Partners and a regular on CNBC’s “Fast Money” series shows investors how to move away from the old, broken buy-low/sell-high investment model and still build a winning portfolio.

Octopus

Traces the story of an audacious hedge fund fraud and the manhunt for founder Sam Israel, who bet his final millions on a federal-run “secret market” society of clandestine bankers, shady European nobles, and spies tied to a mysterious cabal.