It seems it is always gift giving time! Since the holidays are almost here and you want to be finished with your gift list prior to the week before… I’m going to focus on the coming season. Gift giving etiquette is simple, really. If you are planning on giving gifts to children, it is […]
One of the most common pet-peeves people have around the holidays is that they are not thanked for the gifts they give to others. We all know that if you receive a gift from someone – whether its a relative, friend, colleague or client, a written thank- you is called for to express your […]
By Scott Broom FREDERICK, Md. (WUSA) — A well-meaning PTA at the Tuscarora Elementary School has sparked a debate about teacher gift giving after sending a Christmas list for teachers home with kids. “That’s just bad manners,” says author and etiquette expert Cynthia Lett, who consults for corporations and embassies. Lett says giving modest gifts to […]
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Frankly, buying a copy for everyone on your team might be the cheapest and most painless way for you to make sure you never have to find yourself in a situation saying, “That’s So Annoying!!”
You are invited to join The Lett Group for our one-day business etiquette & entertaining seminar. Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm When: January 21 Where: Doubletree Hotel & Conference Center, Bethesda, Maryland What it includes: full day training, workbook, handouts, continental breakfast, breaks, lunch Fee: $425 per student You can register or learn additional information at […]
Craig Wilson who writes the “Final Word” column in USAToday focused the August 26th column on what’s annoying and my book, That’s So Annoying. If you missed it, read it here. Thank you Mr. Wilson for introducing my book to the country. Buy it at www.thatssoannoyingbook.com or at any bookstore.
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Happy New Year to all who read this. Due to a family tragedy last September I have been lax in keeping up with my intent to write in this blog and to share my thoughts about the state of rudeness in our society. While the grieving process takes time, I am dedicated again to paying […]