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Business etiquette: Respect boundaries in the workplace

Forget elbows on the lunch table and yoga pants in the cubicle. A study has found that technology may be a leading cause of rudeness in the office.
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Trust no email that asks you for... well, anything

How many of us who should know better keep accepting at face value unusual emails from companies we deal with regularly—especially ones alerting us that we need to "click here" to update our accounts or passwords, or react to an alleged fraud, or provide new information that hasn't been required before. At this point in our digital evolution, your finger should be on that delete key in a heartbeat. Only then should you go to the company's website and make a call, inquiring about whether that email was legit before you volunteer so much as your favorite flavor of pudding!

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