Episode #107 – Holiday Survival Guide : Teresa McQueen

In today’s episode, Teresa gives her 2022 tips for the “Holiday Survival Guide.” Teresa gives advice on how to survive business get-togethers and represent your organization and build your professional network.

A lot of companies are going back to in-person events and ‘small talk’ is something that people have not had to deal with lately.

Here are the tips Teresa discusses:

  • Make an Effort
  • Get Curious
  • Research
  • Introduce Yourself
  • I Can’t Remember Your Name
  • Politely Disengaging
  • Making it Work
  • Honesty

Teresa also gives tips to companies on how to include everyone during the holidays.

Episode Timeline

00:06Introduction and Disclaimer 01:36Small Talk Tips 16:55Break and Public Service Announcement 17:24Tips for Employers 20:18Teresa’s Closing Remarks
Hosted by

Teresa McQueen, Esq.
Founder, Host and Executive Producer
Teresa is a skilled trial attorney (a recovering litigator!), Corporate Counsel for Western Growers Family of Companies, a published author and frequent speaker on a wide range of topics including harassment, discrimination and retaliation in the workplace. She is a Certified Business Etiquette Trainer and hosts the Workplace Perspective podcast to help organizations of all sizes develop and maintain successful employer/employee relationships.*

*The views expressed by Teresa McQueen are her own and do not necessarily reflect the views of Western Growers Family of Companies, its officers, directors, board members, employees, or members.

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