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Workplace Etiquette: Welcome to Workplace Etiquette

This guide will help you to understand and thrive in the workplace

What is workplace etiquette?

Workplace etiquette refers to the guidelines that outline the social and behavioural expectations in a workplace. These expectations differ slightly depending on the workplace, but this guide provides general advice that is applicable to most situations.

This includes:

  • Presentation and attitude
  • Personal interactions
  • Email communication
  • Customer service
  • Sharing spaces.


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Introduction to workplace etiquette

Live Up 2015, Skill Up – Workplace EtiquetteYouTube, viewed 01 October 2018. Copied and communicated under YouTube Standard License.

Workplace etiquette themes & ideas

Word cloud, including: communication, attitude, customer, mindful, polite, focus, contribute, formal/informal, respect, etiquette, confident, presentation, adaptability, positive, tidy, patience, responsible, considerate, listen, feedback.

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