Knowledge - Etiquette

Proper etiquette isn’t a hoity-toity thing of the past, but rather something we should all be aware of for everyday life. Whether you’re curious about current etiquette rules or etiquette mistakes that you should avoid at all costs, you’ve come to the right place

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    8 Unspoken Etiquette Rules for Using a Public Restroom

    Using a public bathroom isn't just an exercise in being quiet and using your leg muscles to hover elegantly—it's also...

    How to Deal When Your Neighbors Have a Loud Dog

    Ranting to yourself won't solve the problem, but neither will giving your neighbor a piece of your mind. Instead, follow...

    5 Signs that You Talk About Your Relationship Too Much

    A little intel is good, a lot is annoying. Here's how to make sure that you are not over-sharing.

    16 Things Every Parent of Young Children Desperately Wants You to Know

    Parents of young children have more on their Mickey Mouse-shaped plates than ever before. Between play dates, doctor's appointments, and...

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    8 Things to Never Post About Your Relationship on Social Media

    Even though some one in five relationships are born of online dating, using the interwebs and apps to dish about...

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    These Etiquette Tips Will Help You Survive Your Next Reunion

    These simple etiquette rules can keep your school reunions from being just as embarrassing and drama-filled as your old school...

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    13 Social Media Etiquette Rules You Really Need to Stop Breaking

    Sitting in front of a screen is a freeing feeling, but just because you can say what you want doesn't...

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    Have a Friend Who Won’t Stop Talking? Here’s How to Deal with a Chatterbox

    No need to listen to Chatty Cathy or Domineering Don for hours.

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    Polite Responses to 16 of Your Most Awkward Holiday Encounters

    What would the holidays be without some cringe-worthy moments?

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    14 of the Trickiest Parenting Etiquette Dilemmas and How to Handle Them

    No, you can't yell at random kids in the playground, yes you can enforce good behavior on play dates. Here,...

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    7 Etiquette Tips for Dealing With a Cheap Friend

    Need help dealing with a friend who’s tight with their cash? Take these tips from Jodi RR Smith, nationally recognized...

    How to Perfectly Write a Thank You Note for a Job Interview

    A memorable thank-you note can prevent you from being overlooked and help you land the job.

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    9 Annoying Email Habits You Have, According to Science

    Research reveals which email habits annoy your friends and coworkers the most. These email etiquette rules will prevent yours from...

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    Here’s the Most Polite Way to Split a Bill (and Etiquette Advice for Other Modern Annoyances)

    Etiquette experts sound off on how to navigate some of life’s trickiest moments.

    5 ‘Helpful’ Comments You Should Probably Erase From Your Vocabulary

    Do your depressed cousin or unemployed friend a favor: Leave these gems of advice unsaid.

    4 Dos and Don’ts in an Emergency

    It's more than just stop-drop-and-roll.

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    10 Wedding Etiquette Questions Answered

    Our etiquette expert offers guidance through those wedding land mines of multiple showers, sticky remarriages, the B-list, and more.

    More Secrets Your Waiter Will Never Tell You

    Two dozen servers reveal the truth about what goes on behind the kitchen doors.

    13 More Things Your Consignment or Thrift Shop Won’t Tell You

    Consignment shop owners share their secrets, tips and best etiquette advice.