Episode #5 – 2017 Holiday Survival Guide – Small Talk and Socializing

Thank you for joining us! Today’s episode continues our 2017 Holiday Survival Guide! – This is the third of our  four part series on how to survive and thrive during the holiday business social season. Today we offer tips on mastering the art of small talk and socializing!  Join us next week for our final holiday episode as we focus on how to politely disengage from any social situation. 


Over the next four weeks we’ll be publishing a series of podcasts providing business social etiquette tips and insights into a variety of critical social skills necessary if you want to navigate this year’s holiday business social scene with style and confidence. Our line-up includes:

  • Creating a positive image of yourself and your company
  • Being a good host and a good guest
  • Engaging in small talk and socializing
  • Politely disengaging from any social conversation


2017 Holiday Survival Guide – Mastering the Art of Small Talk & Socializing!

Teresa McQueen
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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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