Essential Manners For Men: Etiquette Tips

by epi on May 14, 2012

from Essential Manners For Men

Communication Etiquette: Telephone tips

When talking on the phone:

  • Don’t multitask.
  • Don’t chew gum or eat.
  • Turn off radios and other sound devices.
  • Don’t sneeze, cough or blow your nose into the receiver.
  • Set the receiver down gently.
  • Don’t engage in subterfuges like having a colleague listen in on the call.
  • Don’t interrupt someone who is one the phone with someone else.

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C. Seaton May 14, 2012 at 9:58 am

Please don’t call someone, then when receiving another call you would like to take, interrupt the person you called when they are talking and say ” gotta take this call” and then just hang up.

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