Category: Techno-Manners

Gadgets and Gizmos Galore! You can plug in to technology and people, too. The instructions are in these posts.

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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Ending Back-and-Forth Emails, Hugging When Meeting, and What to Do If You Forget Someone’s Name

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Today we look at three different scenerios that share a common thread: knowing how to handle the situations s...

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smartphone manners

Your Savvy Guide to Smartphone Manners

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Smartphone manners matter because our smartphone matters to us. It holds many of the details of our lives and...

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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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10 E-mail Don'ts That Get In the Way of Your Message

10 Email Don’ts That Get in the Way of Your Message

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Not knowing subtle email don'ts can cause us more headaches than we can imagine. We want the recipients of our em...

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The 16 Top Email Do’s!

There's no doubt that texting has taken the place of millions of emails each day; however, even with the rise of texting, emails aren't going away...

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How to Use Your Smartphone Without Annoying Your Date

By: Maralee McKee People email me a lot of questions. Until recently, my in-box was overflowing with queries and complaints about the problems t...

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Caller I.D. Etiquette, Should You Call Back Missed Calls

Caller I.D. Etiquette, Should You Call Back Missed Calls?

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Hello, my friend, and welcome to Q & A Day! Today's question is about caller I.D. etiquette and involv...

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7 Ways to Text with Graciousness and Savvy

Seven Ways to Text with Graciousness and Savvy

By: Maralee McKee Greetings! Texting etiquette hasn’t reached the heights of the tsunami of texts we send every day because no other techno...

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The 7 Most Annoying Cell Phone Habits and How to Avoid Them

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Today’s post came about because of a Slurpee®! Every two weeks when we fill up the mom mobile with gasolin...

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