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Etiquette tip of the week: Don't be led off your path to success
Etiquette tip of the week: Don't be led off your path to successThe judge turned to the young people sitting in her court, and said, “How many of you are here, because a friend said, ‘Come with me?'” A few hands went up, then a few more. Last week I was at the county courthouse in Dallas, Texas, speaking to a ...read more
Source: Des Moines Register
Published on Tue, 12 Dec 2017 01:30:00 GMT
20-40-60 Etiquette: A shower without presents?
20-40-60 Etiquette: A shower without presents?QUESTION: I am the hostess for a wedding shower. The bride gave me a link to Amazon where she is registered. When I clicked on the link, it was noted that gift cards and gifts for the party were to be sent to the bride's home. So, there will be no shower ...read more
Source: NewsOK
Published on Mon, 11 Dec 2017 02:00:00 GMT
The Complicated Etiquette of Bringing Home a Smart Speaker
The Complicated Etiquette of Bringing Home a Smart SpeakerPhoto illustration by Slate. Photo by Thinkstock. On the scale between unbridled enthusiasm for smart speakers and technophobic paranoia, I fall in the ambivalent middle area. I’d read about the potential for these devices to be hacked or gamed by ...read more
Source: Slate
Published on Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:21:00 GMT
EX-ETIQUETTE
EX-ETIQUETTEQ I was recently divorced from a marriage of 18 years. We have one son, now away at college. With Christmas right around the corner, I'm wondering if it's proper to continue giving birthday gifts and/or Christmas gifts to my ex-mother in-law, ex-brother ...read more
Source: Arkansas Online
Published on Sun, 10 Dec 2017 00:55:00 GMT
Meghan Markle's Getting Royal Etiquette Training from Prince Harry
Meghan Markle's Getting Royal Etiquette Training from Prince HarryMeghan Markle is about to get a crash course on being a royal -- from knowing the rules of curtsying to handling herself at State events -- and we've learned her teacher is her fiance, Harry. Harry knows the drill because he's been around it since ...read more
Source: TMZ
Published on Thu, 07 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Watch a poker pro flip out on his opponent for breaking etiquette after tense hand
Watch a poker pro flip out on his opponent for breaking etiquette after tense handProfessional poker players aren’t going to put up with behavior that might fly in your weekly cash game with friends when thousands of dollars are on the line, and a lighthearted joke at the table in this classic EPT clip resulted in one pro receiving a ...read more
Source: USA Today Sports For The Win
Published on Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:43:00 GMT
Meghan Markle’s royal crash course: Etiquette Prince Harry’s bride needs to master
Meghan Markle’s royal crash course: Etiquette Prince Harry’s bride needs to masterAnd as she embarks on royal life, it is assumed the 36-year-old has a long list of princess lessons ahead of her, from mastering the royal wave to the curtsey. When Meghan and Harry excitedly announced their engagement last month, the US actress was seen ...read more
Source: The Daily Express
Published on Sat, 09 Dec 2017 04:01:00 GMT
Transportation etiquette
Transportation etiquetteLocal students practicing transportation etiquette at the Mount Pleasant Junior Cotillion event in November. The students went on an imaginary flight to South Africa reviewing the proper etiquette on an airplane. Mrs. Kennerty, the director, saw very good ...read more
Source: Mourtrie News
Published on Sun, 10 Dec 2017 08:30:00 GMT
Learn the etiquette of polite travel
Learn the etiquette of polite travelST. LOUIS, MO — If you're traveling this holiday season, on a plane, train or bus do everyone a favor and give the gift of etiquette. Nancy Schnoebelen is here with a refresher course. he's the founder and president of Polished.read more
Source: Fox2now
Published on Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:22:00 GMT
The etiquette rule book on holiday gifts for your boss
The etiquette rule book on holiday gifts for your bossIt's the most stressful time of year—at least when it comes to gift giving. Should you give your boss a holiday gift? And if so, what is appropriate and what is the cultural norm for your office environment? The very nature of gift giving strengthens ...read more
Source: TechRepublic
Published on Thu, 07 Dec 2017 06:54:00 GMT