Lauren Bettenga

Lauren Bettenga is a contributing writer for Reader’s Digest covering Culture, Advice, Travel and Home Improvement. Her work has also been published in Country Living, The Pioneer Woman and Business Insider, among other outlets. She earned a BA in Journalism from the University of Minnesota and is a graduate of the NYU Summer Publishing Institute.
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You Don’t Always Have to Hold the Door Open—and 10 Other Rules of Modern Elevator Etiquette

Don't be that person in the elevator. Ditch these bad habits pronto to keep your ride between floors perfectly civilized.