5 meeting etiquette reminders for successful business communication

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Meetings provide time to connect with your coworkers, present new ideas to a client or have a conversation with a prospective client. (Photo courtesy of Unsplash)

Regardless of the industry you find yourself in, you likely have recurring meetings. Everyone’s time is valuable and the way you position yourself in front of others will either leave a great impression or damage your reputation. Here are five meeting etiquette reminders to ensure you succeed:

1. Be punctual
2. Come prepared
3. Dress professionally
4. Actively listen and participate
5. Be mindful of nonverbal cues

We know meetings can be stressful and feel superfluous at times, but it is important to show that you are physically and mentally present. Utilize face time in meetings to establish your presence and engage in meaningful conversations.

Victoria Gonzalez, The Austin 100