What Businessmen Should Wear When Doing Business in Asia

Last week I wrote about “What Business Women Should Wear When Doing Business in Asia”, and as promised, this week’s post is for you, gentlemen!Continue Reading

What Businesswomen Should Wear When Doing Business in Asia

What businesswomen should wear when doing business in asia

If you’ve ever done business in Asia, you’ll probably agree with me when I say that language barriers and cultural barriers can easily make you feel out of place. This is inevitable. But you don’t have to necessarily look out of place, if you have the right training and advice.

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3 Steps to Look, Act, and Sound Confident

3 Steps to Look Act and Sound Confident

I’ve been writing a lot about confidence over the past few weeks. “Can Women Be Confident and Elegant” and “10 Myths About Confidence” have both been really popular articles with readers of the Executive Impressions blog. I encourage you to click on the above links if you haven’t yet read these articles.

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10 Myths About Confidence

10 Myths About Confidence

Since I started the Executive Impressions blog, I’ve had many readers contact me asking about the same thing: confidence. How do you get it? How can you get more of it? It seems that confidence is something many feel they don’t have enough of. But I’ve also found that there are a lot of misconceptions […]

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Can Women Be Confident AND Elegant?

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There’s so much talk in the media about how women should be more confident, powerful, and authoritative. We’re told to find our female gravitas, exude executive presence, and project leadership qualities if we aspire to reach the corner office.

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3 More Tips on Doing Business in France

3 More Tips on Doing Business in France

A few months ago, I posted an article offering 3 Tips on Doing Business in France. This week, I want to expand this advice because I know many of you are intrigued about France and are interested in learning about how business is done in this wonderfully sophisticated country.

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Top 7 Questions for Cocktail Party Etiquette

7 Questions for Cocktail Party Etiquette

Last year I wrote a hugely successful post titled “Top 5 Dos and Don’ts for Fabulous Cocktail Party Etiquette”. I received so much positive response from this post, and some wonderful questions, I wanted to create another post to prepare you even more for your summer cocktail parties. Here I’ve prepared some practical answers to […]

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4 Tips for Easy Communication in International Business

4 Tips for Easy Communication in International Business

If you’ve ever done business outside of your home country, you’ve no doubt experienced at some point confusion or misunderstanding during conversations with your international business partners. Perhaps your message did not get across 100%. Perhaps the other person continually asked you to repeat yourself. Whatever the reason, miscommunication is a common occurrence when you’re […]

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3 Reasons to Attend Your Company Barbecue

3 Reasons to Attend Your Company Barbecue

During the summer months, many companies host an annual barbecue, picnic, or other casual gathering for their employees. These events are organised with the purpose of moving you and your team out of the office and giving you a chance to get to know one another in a more casual and fun atmosphere. In most […]

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5 Cell Phone Etiquette Mistakes to Avoid

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Bad cell phone etiquette, or for my fellow Australians, bad mobile phone etiquette, is something that everybody seems to have been irritated by at one time or another.

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