Edition:
United States

Mary M. Mitchell

Modern Etiquette: Ten rules for success in the workplace

Aug 03 2015

August 3 Over a century ago, legendary magnate John D. Rockefeller said, “I will pay more for the ability to deal with people than any other skill under the sun.”

Modern Etiquette: Ten rules for success in the workplace

Aug 03 2015

August 3 Over a century ago, legendary magnate John D. Rockefeller said, "I will pay more for the ability to deal with people than any other skill under the sun."

Modern Etiquette: Umbrellas, backpacks and selfie sticks

Jun 01 2015

In a perfect world, safety and good manners run a parallel course. Yet that is not today’s reality, especially when it comes to umbrellas, backpacks and selfie sticks.

Modern Etiquette: Umbrellas, backpacks and selfie sticks

Jun 01 2015

June 1 In a perfect world, safety and good manners run a parallel course. Yet that is not today's reality, especially when it comes to umbrellas, backpacks and selfie sticks.

Modern Etiquette - Demystifying the buffet

Mar 30 2015

The buffet meal scene may resemble the siege of the Bastille. Somehow, ordinarily sensible people fear that the food will be taken away before they get some, or that others will take all of the choice items, leaving them to munch on radishes.

Modern Etiquette: Demystifying the buffet

Mar 30 2015

March 30 The buffet meal scene may resemble the siege of the Bastille. Somehow, ordinarily sensible people fear that the food will be taken away before they get some, or that others will take all of the choice items, leaving them to munch on radishes.

Modern Etiquette: Dealing with flu in the modern world

Jan 19 2015

If you think that etiquette is limited to which fork to use, think again. Etiquette is simply kindness with a heavy helping of common sense. That’s why etiquette helps get things done, and it responds to what’s going on in the world at any given time.

Modern Etiquette: Dealing with flu in the modern world

Jan 19 2015

Jan 19 If you think that etiquette is limited to which fork to use, think again. Etiquette is simply kindness with a heavy helping of common sense. That's why etiquette helps get things done, and it responds to what's going on in the world at any given time.

Modern Etiquette: A holiday gift quiz

Nov 17 2014

All the buzz in London of late, if I can believe my recent holiday experience, is focused on Christmas plans – the presents, the restaurant reservations, the cash...

Modern Etiquette: A holiday gift quiz

Nov 17 2014

Nov 17 All the buzz in London of late, if I can believe my recent holiday experience, is focused on Christmas plans - the presents, the restaurant reservations, the cash...

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