How Smooth Are You? Take The Business Etiquette Quiz

business men talk group

You run into an old boss with your new boss. Who do you introduce first?

A client walks in two hours late to dinner and everyone else has already finished the main course– what do you do?

Stumped? Better keep reading.

In today’s workplace, people skills trump other business skills. Mastering your business manners is a crucial career survival strategy.

Ignore it, and you may soon find yourself pounding the pavement with millions of other people. But take these simple etiquette lessons to heart, and chances are you’ll not only get to keep your job but also vastly improve your odds of moving up in the organisation.

Put your business etiquette to the test and see if you have what it takes to get that raise or promotion you’ve been vying for. If you didn’t know the answers to at least five of these questions, your career could be stalled.

Click Here To Test Your Business Etiquette Skills > 
Vicky Oliver is the author of three books, including the bestselling 301 Smart Answers to Tough Interview Questions. These questions are an excerpt from her latest book, 301 Smart Answers to Tough Business Etiquette Questions which will be released in October.


These questions have been reprinted with permission from Sky Horse Publishing.

Business Insider Emails & Alerts

Site highlights each day to your inbox.

Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

Tagged In

quiz warroom-us