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Strategic Business Greeting Tips From Your Strategic Thinking Business Coach

Do you realize that you only have about 5 seconds to make a positive first impression? And do you understand that the way you approach and greet someone will have a lasting impression on him or her and may set the direction for your future relationship with him or her? Well I hope you answered YES to both questions and are open to some business greeting tips from your strategic thinking business coach.

Your strategic thinking business coach offers the following tips on how to gain a strategic advantage when greeting people in a business environment.

Strategic Tip #1: Always project your professionalism.

Strategic Tip #2: Always have a positive attitude.

Strategic Tip #3: Always greet people with their name.

Strategic Tip #4: Always smile when greeting people and then continue smiling.

Strategic Tip #5: Always shake hands in a proper manner.

Strategic Tip #6: Always maintain good eye contact with the other person.

Strategic Tip #7: Always keep your focus on the other person, not on yourself.

Strategic Tip #8: Always use proper business etiquette.

Strategic Tip #9: Always exchange business cards in a respectful manner.

Strategic Tip #10: Always respect the “personal space” of the person you are greeting.

Your strategic thinking business coach encourages you to use these tips to help build strong relationships as quickly as possible as you seek to you’re your business. If you would like to learn more about how to greet business people and make a very favorable first impression and how a strategic thinking business coach can facilitate and guide you in that endeavor, please contact Glenn Ebersole through his website at or by email at

Glenn Ebersole, Jr. is a multi-faceted professional, who is recognized as a visionary, guide and facilitator in the fields of business coaching, marketing, public relations, management, strategic planning and engineering. Glenn is the Founder and Chief Executive of two Lancaster, PA based consulting practices: The Renaissance Group, a creative marketing, public relations, strategic planning and business development consulting firm and J. G. Ebersole Associates, an independent professional engineering, marketing, and management consulting firm. He is a Certified Facilitator and serves as a business coach and a strategic planning facilitator and consultant to a diverse list of clients. Glenn is also the author of a monthly newsletter, “Glenn’s Guiding Lines – Thoughts From Your Strategic Thinking Business Coach” and has published more than 250 articles on business.

To find out more about the benefits & rewards of effectively working with a strategic thinking business coach, please contact Glenn Ebersole through his web site at or