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Data and infographic by AWeber http://www.aweber.com The results of the survey that AWeber did with teens who were applying for a scholarship reveal interesting data about how to reach out to the up and coming generation.  If you own a business or market to this demographic,...

I receive a number of pet peeves from professionals who like to share their frustrations with an etiquette expert and then receive confirmation that they aren't the only ones suffering. Today's pet peeve is receiving emails with no signature so responding by phone to the...

This article caught my eye because in my world travels, I have kept a keen eye on where rudeness runs rampant and where the population practices a greater degree of kindness and consideration of others. While all of France can't be categorized as "rude", I...

  Cynthia Lett was quoted along with other prominent etiquette teachers, by Bob Greene, in this article published today on CNN online.  What do you think?  Is the salutation "Dear" dead?  Do you disagree with any of the experts' opinions?     http://www.cnn.com/2012/07/29/opinion/greene-dear-dead/  ...

My colleague and friend, Linda Finkle of the Incedo Group wrote a wonderful blog post about handling customer complaints. I can't copy it here but have attached a link to her website. Please take a moment and visit her site to read it. http://incedogroup.com/5-golden-rules-for-handling-customer-complaints-effectively/...

A friend sent this to me today to show me that even city governments are changing with the times. But really...

Article by: FRAN SEPLER July 4, 2012 - 4:35 PM The woman flinched at her workstation when she saw that her coworker had returned from break. It was going to start again, and she knew it would take just moments to return to a state...

I found this article (press release) and felt compelled to share it. Dressing well is a kindness we give to others as well as ourselves. When we travel, what has happened to making ourselves presentable to others? Have we really just fallen down the "I...

In the June 2, 2012 issue of the Wall Street Journal Magazine, this article was published which included a tip from me about the proper behavior on a business trip.  Too often business professionals treat business trips as mini vacations on the company and not...