E-Gads! Turn That Thing Off!
We've all heard them, and more and more of us don't like the electronic interruptions we hear — especially during meetings, according to a recent study commissioned by 1-800-Flowers and conducted by the Luntz Research Cos.
“There are definite distinctions between what is deemed appropriate in professional vs. personal situations,” the survey states. For example, checking a beeper during a meeting is considered rude by 34 percent of respondents