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Emojis and Emoticons at Work

A majority of executives say they do not belong in a professional setting

How appropriate do you think it is to use emojis and emoticons when communicating with the following individuals?

Clients and customersBossColleagues
Not at all appropriate 59%57% 40%
Not too appropriate19%18%21%
Somewhat appropriate18%20%33%
Very appropriate3%4%5%
Don’t know1%2%1%

Sources: The Creative Group survey of more than 400 U.S. marketing and advertising executives. Some responses do not total 100 percent due to rounding.

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