Modern Etiquette: Keeping things light for the holidays

PSOW Staff - Monday, November 16, 2015

According to a recent survey by the Pew Research Center, 86 percent of adult Americans said they planned to gather with family and friends during the holidays, and the same number say they planned to buy gifts for friends and family.  Read more


Navigating the Social Side of Business

PSOW Staff - Monday, May 11, 2015

In the world of business, networking is everything. Among the most valuable venues for networking are social functions, including after-hours business cocktail parties, lunches and receptions. These events may often seem frivolous but in fact they provide opportunities for meeting new colleagues, establishing relationships and an opportunity to make a memorable first impression. Beyond mastering the art of small talk, the key to success at these events is knowing how to work a room.  Read more


Modern Etiquette: At business meetings, impressions are important

PSOW Staff - Monday, October 13, 2014

According to James Uleman, PhD, a psychology professor at New York University and researcher on impression management, “In spite of the congeniality of many professional gatherings, judgments are being made and impressions formed at all times.”  Read more


Tips for Business Cocktail Attire

PSOW Staff - Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Here are some tips for making the right impression at an after-hours event, no matter who's watching:  Read more

Tips for Business Cocktail Attire