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7 tips to improve your professional etiquette

Pagana, Kathleen D. RN, PhD

doi: 10.1097/01.NURSE.0000363374.69491.1f

Brushing up on professional manners can polish your image and advance your career.

Kathleen D. Pagana is professor emeritus at Lycoming College and president of Pagana Keynotes & Presentations in Williamsport, Pa. Visit her website at

Etiquette is more than just please and thank-you. Knowing how to present yourself in a professional manner helps you stand out and increases your chances for career success.

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