Black tie, white tie; formal, semi-formal. Festive! Casual! Hitting the right note with attire can be confusing. Here are the details of how to dress appropriately for any occasion.
Whether you just need to remember if the fork is on the left or the right of the plate, or you’d like to know how to set a table worthy of dinner at Downton Abbey, we have a table setting guide for you.
Your resume is perfectly printed on high quality paper and you’ve practiced answering every off-beat interview question your roommate can pitch at you. Here are a few more tips to prepare you for the big event.
One of the hallmarks of good etiquette is that it never calls attention to itself. By being aware of your actions, appearance, and words, and working to improve your performance in all three areas, you can directly enhance the quality of your relationships.
I am often asked if I think kids are ruder today than they used to be. I believe it is a good thing that people are expressing concern about kids and rudeness.
The holiday season is traditionally the time Americans choose to thank those who provide them with year-round services with a gift and/or a tip. It’s important to remember that holiday tipping is truly about saying thank you.
Poor sportsmanship on the part of some parents is hard to ignore and can make it seem as if all parents are guilty. It puts a damper on the game for the rest of the spectators, the kids, and the refs. Here’s what to teach your kids.
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New York Times best-selling author Peter Post tackles the etiquette of golf on the course and in the clubhouse in his recently re-released book The Unwritten Rules of Golf. Peter’s advice will enhance any golfer’s love of the game!