Corporate affairs: Here we have listed some of the important office tips which one should opt to work smarter and not harder. Read ahead to know them.
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When you are listening to someone it is appropriate to listen for at least 80 per cent of the time and speak for 20 per cent. You will speak to clarify your understanding, to show you are listening by paraphrasing, and when the other person asks you for an answer.
E-mails are easy to send but so difficult to retrieve (if at all), and when writing them you should carefully consider the tone and message conveyed. They must be professional, with correct grammar and spelling.
The amount of distance we need is different for each of us, depending on how comfortable we feel when someone is standing in front of us.
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Tip from Sue Robson: ‘When bosses arrive at the office, either first thing in the morning or when returning from meetings, don’t stop them as they pass your desk to give them their messages and so on. Give them a few minutes to settle in instead of demanding immediate attention. They may have other things on their minds before they are ready to see you.’
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To help build effective relationships, gain respect and encourage people to listen to you, it is important to act professionally and look professional.
When you wake up in the morning you can choose to have a ‘can do’/‘can be’/‘will do’ happy attitude to work, to motivate yourself and say ‘I’m really looking forward to work today and am eager to get started’.
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