We have all been at gatherings with guest who are actively insinuating, both in verbal and nonverbal capacities, their distaste for being at a particular event. While this is poor etiquette overall, it can also make the experience less exciting for others as well. Entering into the spirit of the party is important because not […]
Between the increase in digital accessibility and unprecedented times, your next job interview will likely be through a digital platform such as Zoom. Are you ready? There are several tips and tricks that are prospective to make your next virtual job interview a success.
Whether it is Zoom, Google Teams, Skype, or a different platform, it […]
Have you ever had an awkward or uncomfortable experience when taking the elevator? Often, these encounters can be completely avoided simply by applying etiquette skills. As many return to travel, the workplace, and other public places, it is important to refresh yourself on proper etiquette when using an elevator.
It is likely that you have found […]
It seems like much longer than a little over a year that we adapted our lifestyles in hopes of successfully combatting the unforeseen COVID-19 virus. As we work towards a strong recovery and hopefully a close to this astonishing chapter, we must pause and reflect on how to move forward with grace and kindness. As […]
The beginning of spring also signifies the start of spring sports and all the excitement that they have to offer. But what are sports without proper sportsmanship? The values of honor, dignity, and respect go far beyond school, the workplace, or other places in the community. Having proper etiquette is something that you can even […]
As a parent, it seems that the most important thing that you can do for your children is teach them strong values that they can carry through life. But how does one do this? While there isn’t a step-by-step book explaining how and ensuring success, we have a few ideas to keep in mind when […]
NLJC NAMES TEN BEST-MANNERED PEOPLE OF 2020
(CHARLOTTE, NC) – Keanu Reeves, selected for emphasizing the value of pursuing a strong sense of leadership and dignity by consistently advocating for others and their rights, heads “Ten Best-Mannered People” list published by the National League of Junior Cotillions® (NLJC).
“These selections are made based on each person’s […]
As this year comes to a close, it is so important to take time to extend love and appreciation to those who made this past year special. Deciding who to gift, what to gift, and how can be difficult to figure out. While everyone has a different perspective on gifting, there are a few overarching […]
We have all had an experience at the grocery store that has been less than enjoyable. Often, the busyness of many individuals shopping in a crowded grocery store can be overwhelming and even frustrating. One way to reduce the likelihood of contributing to the chaos is by recognizing the need for proper etiquette.
The initial stress […]
Despite the current circumstance that we find ourselves in we still crave community and time with close friends and family. But how do you create a safe environment for people to socialize while emphasizing social distancing? We have a few ideas to help you navigate a safe and fun gathering that is sure to cultivate […]