The issue of professional courtesy (or seeming lack thereof) came up at a recent networking group meeting with Information Management blogger Art Petty. Art shares the spontaneous suggestion list generated in that meeting, including ideas for live and social media settings. You can easily intuit the pet peeves that led to the suggestions.
Please strive to put these into practice and add your ideas to the list here.
1. Dont send a LinkedIn invitation without personalizing the note. (OK, this one was mine. Its the height of laziness to skip this common-sense and common-courtesy step.)