Eight tips for handling people who frustrate you

Posted on: May 21st, 2015 by Arden Clise   No Comments

The second week of May is National Etiquette Week – a time when we remember the importance of acting with courtesy, civility, kindness and good manners. And a good reminder it is. In our busy, rush, rush 21st century lives, it seems couratesy and kindness often take a back seat to our own agenda. For…

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Arden Clise
Arden Clise, President of Clise Etiquette, is a business etiquette consultant and columnist for the Puget Sound Business Journal. She specializes in business etiquette, customer service, social media etiquette, communication styles and executive presence consulting and coaching. Learn more about Clise Etiquette at www.cliseetiquette.com, or read more from Arden at www.cliseetiquette.com/blog/.

Business savvy for women in the workplace

Posted on: May 12th, 2015 by Arden Clise   No Comments

Today’s workplace is a very different one from 40 years ago. Women now make up more than 55% of the workforce and are no longer relegated to support roles. However, women still struggle for equality and respect in the workplace. According to the Center for American Progress, women make up only 14.6 percent of executive…

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Arden Clise
Arden Clise, President of Clise Etiquette, is a business etiquette consultant and columnist for the Puget Sound Business Journal. She specializes in business etiquette, customer service, social media etiquette, communication styles and executive presence consulting and coaching. Learn more about Clise Etiquette at www.cliseetiquette.com, or read more from Arden at www.cliseetiquette.com/blog/.

What not to do when asking for favors

Posted on: April 23rd, 2015 by Arden Clise   No Comments

Sometimes people forget their manners when it comes to seeking help. They get tunnel vision over their need for clients, a job or attendees for their workshop. It’s me, me, me and they forget there are some basic rules we follow when asking for assistance. Don’t let your need for a favor make you lose…

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Arden Clise
Arden Clise, President of Clise Etiquette, is a business etiquette consultant and columnist for the Puget Sound Business Journal. She specializes in business etiquette, customer service, social media etiquette, communication styles and executive presence consulting and coaching. Learn more about Clise Etiquette at www.cliseetiquette.com, or read more from Arden at www.cliseetiquette.com/blog/.