Gym Etiquette Something for the Resolutioners

It’s about that time of year again, the time when all gyms see an influx of memberships for the New Year. It’s a given that January brings in its new crop of “resolutioners” as well as...

6 Mistakes People Make At Networking Events

As the business world expands, competition in every field increases. Can you really afford to destroy your first impression at a conference or networking event? The best way to appear confident and...

Table Manners Are Back at the Table

Once the basic tables manners have been established at home, it’s time to venture out to continue educating your children in the social rights and wrongs of dining etiquette in public. Watch out...

The etiquette of dining out with kids

An incident reported in newspapers in July 2015, that went viral, brought attention to the issue of dining out with children. The restaurant owner at Marcy’s Diner in Portland, Maine, lost her...

Résumé- Do’s & Dont’s

It’s relatively easy to make mistakes on your résumé and exceptionally difficult to repair the damage once an employer gets it. Always consider that hiring managers receive dozens if not...

Corporate Gift Giving

One of the joys of the festive season is the arrival of corporate gifts. Opening these greetings of all sizes, colors and shapes brightens any business day, and it’s the perfect way to say “thank...

Introductions: Are You Insulting People

The purpose of introducing people is to give them an opportunity to know each other. Good introductions can get people off to a great convivial start and can help ease any discomfort or unease when...

Thank You Notes: Handwritten or Emailed

In an increasingly informal digital world, the question is still raised, would handwriting a thank you note create the best impression, or is it over the top? Would sending a quick email show your...