Category: Daily Life & Must-Knows

the etiquette of what time to arrive at business and social events

The Best Time to Arrive at Business and Social Events

The etiquette of what time to arrive can be tricky because often the right answer is counterintuitive. Read below for what time to show up at your mos...

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When It's Best to Text, Email, Call or Write Your Graditude

Thank you Notes: When To Send a Handwritten One, When It’s OK to Email or Text & When One’s Not Required

  By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Sending a thank-you note by text, or sending a thank-you note by email use to be considered incorre...

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7 Savvy Manners for Writing Thank you Notes After Saying Thanks

Writing Thank You Notes After Saying Thanks – 7 Savvy Manners

Do you need to write a thank you note if you said thank you in person? The answer is sometimes yes and sometimes no. Here are 7 savvy w...

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How to Apologize: The 7 Steps Of a Sincere Apology

How to Apologize: The 7 Steps Of a Sincere Apology

How to apologize can be the key to getting true forgiveness and moving a relationship forward in a positive way. Let's look at seven tips for apologiz...

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5 Traits of Great Friends

5 Traits of Great Friends

Are you head cheerleader for your best friend's life? Are you and she much more alike than different? Those are among the five traits below that you c...

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7 Ways to Politely Get Your Point Across

7 Ways to Politely Get Your Point Across

You're trying to get your point across, yet for some reason, the other person just doesn't seem to be understanding the essence of what you're saying....

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U.S. Flag, Pledge of Allegiance, and National Anthem Etiquette

U.S. Flag, Pledge of Allegiance, and National Anthem Etiquette

U.S. Flag, Pledge of Allegiance, and National Anthem etiquette, procedures, and laws help us all honor our proud heritage. By: Maralee McKee, M...

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When someone is addicted to their cell phone it's a sad truth that they and those around them all suffer. It not only hurts the person, the pain spreads to the people who are ignored while the person is glued to his or her phone. It's not easy, but there are ways to help cellphone addition become an issue in your home and ways to deal with it if it becomes an issue. Here you'll find five things you can do when a friend, coworker, of loved one is paying more attention to their phone than to you. #cellphone #cellphoneaddiction #cellphonetips #sadcellphonetruths #socialskills #manners #etiquette #MaraleeMcKee #MannersMentor

Five Things to Do When Someone is Paying Attention to Their Cell Instead of You

When people are addicted to their cell phones, whether it's a real addiction or still at the point where it's a bad habit, meaningful interaction with...

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10 Unique Habits of Remarkably Gracious Ladies

10 Unique Habits of Remarkably Gracious Ladies

Let's sand down our rough edges and polish up our manners. Here are ten habits of gracious ladies that not only will keep us gracious but will make us...

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How to Say Grace Amazingly Well This Thanksgiving and Any Time

Saying grace before a meal, whether you're the host or guest, can be nerve-wracking. Here's the etiquette of how to say grace amazing well in all situ...

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