…ily, friends and paying work, I better make sure I respect that time as much as I can. If anything, I always arrive early for a meeting and will busy myself with emails or window shop nearby.Let’s Chat About Professional Etiquette3.9K29Felicia C. SullivanLarry Cornett, Ph.D.Feb 25, 2018·1 min readExactly! I don’t understand why so many people are late for meetings. We all have a smartphone. We can plan down to the minute. You can always arrive early and do some work on your phone or laptop while you’re waiting. Always!