Business Etiquette Tip: Texting (WIinter/Spring 2010)
By Karen Litzinger, MA, LPC

Are you addicted to your Blackberry or IPhone? While protocol for these devices is still forming, most etiquette experts agree on the following courtesy guidelines:Are you addicted to your Blackberry or IPhone? While protocol for these devices is still forming, most etiquette experts agree on the following courtesy guidelines:

I recommend the advice of Will Schwalbe: "Think of your PDA as a crossword puzzle. Anywhere it's acceptable to work on a crossword puzzle, it's OK to check your PDA."

Inspiration: Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. -Confucious.

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