9 Tips on Workplace Etiquette for the Boss

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Engage People With Small Talk

The best way to connect with people is to engage them in small talk often. A boss should avoid probing too deeply into an employee's life, so keep it simple. Discussions about the weather or that weekend golf trip allows you to connect at just the right level. This creates the "BLT" affect: Believable, likable, and trustworthy.