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Shopping

In Uncategorised by treska roden

One of my favourite loves is shopping – not supermarket shopping but shopping for clothes, shoes, make up and household rnic naks.  I particularly love shopping in places I have never been to before.  I also love shopping from stalls in far away places. My favourite pastime when I arrive in a new city is to check out the shops.  …

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8 Unforgettably Bad Handshakes

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Here are 8 unforgettably bad handshakes. Ask anyone if they’ve ever had a bad handshake and you’ll most likely get a laugh and a vivid description. It’s surprising how long we remember a bad one. Yet since we shake hands so many times in the normal business week, why do so many people shake hands badly? According to a poll …

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Dining Etiquette with Overseas Students

In Dining Etiquette, Social Etiquette by treska roden

Dining etiquette with overseas students at the Novotel Darling Harbour. There was a group of 25 students ranging in ages from 18 – 24. They were so enthusiastic to learn all the nuances of western table manners. It was a joy to teach them. By the end of the class they were all eating perfectly with knives and forks, elbows …

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WEDDING GUEST ETIQUETTE

In Social Etiquette, Uncategorised by treska roden

Wedding guest etiquette is so important for you the guest to follow. Once you do, you can make this a wonderful occasion instead of a nightmare.  So here is a list of 9 do’s and don’ts for you, the guest to follow so you can sit back, relax and enjoy yourself. No excuse is required if you wish to decline …

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Email Etiquette

In Corporate Etiquette, featured, Main, Technology Etiquette, Workplace Etiquette by treska roden

Email etiquette is becoming more important than ever before. The person who doesn’t use proper etiquette when sending emails loses the respect of the recipients. Here is a short list of points to remember: 1. RE: means “Reply”. Many people write in the Subject line “RE: tonight’s party” meaning “Regarding tonight’s party”. This is incorrect and confuses the recipient. 2. …