Rick Reilly, a sportswriter for ESPN, penned a great column in 1995 entitled, Unwritten Rules. The piece laid out many of the great “known” rules of sports –things that athletes know to be true, but which cannot be found in any rulebook.
There are also “unwritten rules” for business. Those who manage these rules well can be substantively more effective in their interactions with others, and can often achieve their goals by using common sense in appropriate situations.
Here are the Unwritten Rules of Business:
- Sending prep materials before a meeting
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