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Whether you’re in a cubicle or the board room, here’s how to earn the reputation of a highly regarded associate or boss.

How to Graciously End All Your Conversations

How to Graciously End Conversations

  By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor How can you conclude every conversation on a high note? How can you confirm for others that you'...

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The 5 Manners of What Not to Ask at a Christmas…or Any Party

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor I find that people often have friends a lot like themselves. Because of this, we probably have quite a bit i...

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The Top Manners for Traveling With Style at 30,000 Feet

The Best Airplane Etiquette Tips for Making Flying Less Stressful

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How To Graciously Handle a Constant Complainer

                            By: Ma...

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How to Politely Interrupt

    By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor "Excuse me for a second! May I Interrupt You?" Depending on what we're doing at the mo...

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when to stand and why

When to Stand and Why

  By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor It seems like it should be simple enough to know when it's polite for us to stand to welcome or say...

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the etiquette of eating appetizers

The Etiquette of Eating Appetizers

    By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Today's question comes from a blog reader in my home state of Florida. It has to do with ...

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Does the Host Always Pay

Does the Host Always Pay?

  By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor If people are planning a party where they're celebrating themselves or family member(s), does the h...

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How to Avoid Phone Tag and Actually Talk to The Person

How to Avoid Phone Tag and Actually Talk to the Person

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Phone tag: it's a game we've all played more times than we want to count! It's odd, but with more ways than e...

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The Best Ways to Ask for a Favor

The Best Ways to Ask for a Favor—15-plus Must Knows

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor In Funny Girl, the 1960s Broadway musical and then the movie of the same name, the world was introduced to a...

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