Skip to main content
Fun Stuff

11 Office Etiquette Lessons from Leonardo DiCaprio

By Poyen Ramos on February 2, 2016

Being stressed at work always gets the best of us. We could choose to blame it on short deadlines, bossy bosses, irritable customers, lazy officemates, or just the mere moments where we're put on the spotlight. Losing your cool is easy, that's why we need tips how to act calmly whenever we're on the verge of losing it.

And who else would be the perfect person to teach us how to achieve grace under pressure than Leonardo DiCaprio himself? That's right. This 6 time Oscar nominee has had his fair share of stresses and pressure—and internet mockery—ever since the internet began (well, at least, recently), and just look how well he manages it.

1. When you’re told to wait in the lobby (for your interview) but then they forget about you.

Leonardo DiCaprio
Source: Giphy

2. When there's only one slice of pizza left, but you gladly offered it to your co-worker because that's how you roll.

Leonardo DiCaprio
Source: Tumblr.com

3. When the company partners argue over the bill at lunch.

Leonardo DiCaprio
Source: Giphy

4. When the other guy gets the promotion instead of you.

Leonardo DiCaprio
Source: Giphy

5. When someone used your mug without your permission and didn't wash it after.

Leonardo DiCaprio
Source: quoracdn.net

6. When your co-worker is too lazy to think but you don’t wanna give the answer away.

Leonardo DiCaprio
Source: memegenerator.net

7. When you don’t agree with your boss but you hold your tongue because it’s the right thing to do.

Leonardo DiCaprio
Source: Giphy

8. When you walk out from a long but productive meeting.

Leonardo DiCaprio
Source: People.com

9. When you don’t want to risk that HR violation. #willpower

Leonardo DiCaprio
Source: Giphy

10. When you thought you'd be employee of the month.

Leonardo DiCaprio
Source: Tumblr.com

11. But when you do...

Leonardo DiCaprio
Source: Giphy

After all that, all we can say is this guy truly deserves an Oscar. Good luck, Mr. Gatsby!


Subscribe to our weekly newsletter and get Kalibrr Career Advice straight from your inbox! You can also follow us on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram, or join Kalibrr’s Viber public chat for more advice to help you grow in your career.