Blackberry Etiquette – Put Down the Phone and Look Up

Challenged (or annoyed) by the proliferation of smartphones in the office and all around you?  So are others. Helpful guidelines below:

For planned meetings, use an out-of-office message on the device, letting the sender know that you will get back to them as soon as you can, suggests The Globe and Mail.

Keep it out of sight while driving, or use the silent option. And always excuse yourself to take your calls outside, says The Boston Globe.

Article by Cynthia Good in June 10th edition of The Little Pink Book

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