In today’s society, the standard for success in the job market is “A good education, good connections, and a good suit.” But without a perfect balance of superior interview skills and essential etiquette, you have no way of standing out in a pool of worthy candidates. Presenting yourself in a graceful yet dignified manner allows […]
Good neighbors are the people you can rely on when traveling or to keep a spare key to your home just in case you are ever locked out. They can also make lifelong friends and create a fun atmosphere. Good neighbors are definitely a vital part of any neighborhood.
Here are a few tips on how […]
What is Labor Day?
A holiday dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It is a yearly national celebration to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.
When is Labor Day?
Labor Day always falls on the first Monday in September.
What to wear to a Labor Day Party?
The summer season is the perfect time to get outside, spend time with friends, and work on your golf game. To avoid a chaotic day on the course, be sure to apply these etiquette tips during your next match.
In order to present yourself as a well-mannered competitor, it is important to include a brief compliment […]
You received an invitation to a party, and you are so excited to mingle with friends and family.
Be sure to apply these easy etiquette tips the next time you hold the responsibility of being a guest.
1. Call in advance if you are going to be absent.
Besides the fact that doing so helps practice polite social […]
One of the best summer activities is being surrounded by your family and friends and simply enjoying a nice BBQ. Even though this is an informal event, it is important to remember your manners. Whether you are the host or a guest, apply these etiquette tips when at your next BBQ.
Hosting a BBQ:
Typically invitations […]
One of the most exciting times for seniors, in both high school and college, falls in between the end of May and the beginning of June. This period is the most predominant time for graduations. And along with this time of celebrating these accomplishments comes the responsibility of announcements and gifting. It is so important […]
(CHARLOTTE, NC)— Simone Biles, selected for embodying grace and humility as a four-time Olympic gold medalist, heads “Ten Best-Mannered People” list published by the National League of Junior Cotillions (NLJC).
“The selections are made based on each person’s commitment to honor, dignity, and mannerly conduct,” says President Charles Winters. “We feel these ten individuals have distinguished […]
Hosting a Holiday Dinner:
Always present your guests with a timely invitation, which allows them the necessary time to make plans to attend.
Make sure your home is kept clean and tidy.
Before planning your menu, always communicate with your guests to see if there are any dishes that they cannot eat.
Always prepare an […]
The Person/Caswell National League of Junior Cotillion recently held its Grand Spring Ball at Croasdaile Country Club in Durham.
The annual ball provides students a formal environment to practice the etiquette and dance skills they have learned and to enjoy self-assurance that comes from knowing the proper manners to use.
The evening includes special prizes, contests, party […]