Emily Post

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Name: Emily Post
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Germans Say “Nein!” to Late-Night Work Email. Here’s How You Can, Too

Turns out Germans may have us beat when it comes to balancing work and play. Gisela Schober— Sick of your boss's 3 a.m. emails? Maybe you should move to Germany—where support is growing for a law banning late-night work communication.Despite their reputation ... [Published Time - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Social Media Etiquette Guide For Businesses (Infographic)

Social media is a great way for businesses to engage with customers and potential customers, but a social faux pas can destroy your reputation and alienate the people you most want to reach.Of course it’s important to avoid glaring insensitivity and ignorance ... [Published Business 2 Community - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Classroom in Bloom kicks off year with farmers market

Second graders Damon Alumbaugh, left, Tristan Hover, Mac Surface,Rowan Darwood and Phoebe Cole taste cantaloupe, Sun Gold tomatoes and carrots in Classroom in Bloom’s “sensory kitchen.” Photo courtesy Classroom in BloomBy Laurelle WalshClassroom in Bloom ... [Published Methow Valley News - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 2 reports

Writing About Death For A Living

Alex Ronan interviews Margalit Fox, who has written obituaries for the New York Times for nearly twenty years. Fox poignantly describes how she approaches cases of suicide:One of the most heart-wrenching interviews I’d ever have to do was for a poet. ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

The Money Conversation Americans Need to Have

By Carolyn T. GeerAmericans are so reluctant to talk about money that even "the quiet company" is urging us to start yakking.A recent study by Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance, which long marketed itself as "the quiet company," concluded that Americans ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

10 Things Professionals Should Never Say When They First Meet Someone

University of Exeter/Flickr Never bring up religion or politics when you first meet someone.What you say when you first meet someone is so important — especially at work — because those opening words cast a first and lasting impression."You may remember ... [Published Business Insider - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Manners in the 21st century

Ask Jared Stolz, a New Jersey attorney, who on Sept. 4 lost his licence to practice for three months. He made “sarcastic and sophomoric” comments to opposing counsel and misstatements to a judge, showing a failure to act with courtesy and consideration, ... [Published Sherwood Park News - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Have happy workers, grow better pineapples.

In 1922 James Drummond Dole bought virtually all of the island of Lanai in Hawaii for $1.1 million. In an article in the New York Times, Larry Ellison Bought an Island in Hawaii. Now What?, John Mooallen relates how Lanai came to be owned by a succession ... [Published boston.com - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

‘Mind your manners’

A hiring manager at a local business looking for a new employee picked up the mail a day after interviewing a candidate for the position.What she found in the mail that day finalized her decision to hire that person, who had been far-sighted enough to ... [Published Fenton Tri-County Times - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Put a stamp on it

Gran, my grandmother, grew up in an era long before technology was even a glimmer in someone’s eye. There weren’t computers, email, and text was always a noun, never a verb.Gran believed in manners. We were taught to say yes ma’am and no sir, call elders ... [Published Big Bear Grizzly - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Marriott’s New Housekeeping Tipping Policy Steeped In Controversy

The next time you stay at the Marriott, you may see something a little different in your room. This week, the hotel chain announced a change in the way it accepts tips from patrons. Specifically, guests are encouraged to leave tips for housekeeping staff, ... [Published Inquisitr - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Tip questions are not at all gratuitous

Tipping is like a foreign language. You can try to memorize who's supposed to get a gratuity, how much, how often, when and why, but you're never going to be fluent unless you immerse yourself in the culture.There are just too many exceptions and idiosyncrasies ... [Published Chicago Tribune - Sep 17 2014]

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Twitter Social Wars – Are You in a Cock Fight o... [Published Telecom Reseller - 20 hours ago]
Germans Say “Nein!” to Late-Night Work Email. H... [Published Time - Sep 29 2014]
Social Media Etiquette Guide For Businesses (In... [Published Business 2 Community - Sep 29 2014]
Classroom in Bloom kicks off year with farmers ... [Published Methow Valley News - Sep 29 2014]
Writing About Death For A Living [Published Atlantic Monthly - Sep 28 2014]
Writing About Death For A Living [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Sep 28 2014]
The Money Conversation Americans Need to Have [Published 4 Traders - Sep 28 2014]
10 Things Professionals Should Never Say When T... [Published Business Insider - Sep 26 2014]
Manners in the 21st century [Published Sherwood Park News - Sep 26 2014]
Have happy workers, grow better pineapples. [Published boston.com - Sep 25 2014]
‘Mind your manners’ [Published Fenton Tri-County Times - Sep 24 2014]
Put a stamp on it [Published Big Bear Grizzly - Sep 24 2014]
Most Americans Admit They Don't Tip Hotel House... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 22 2014]
Marriott may be copping out, but tip the housek... [Published The Intelligencer - Sep 21 2014]
School district got this small kindness right [Published Albia Newspapers - Sep 19 2014]
15 Things You Didn’t Know About Tipping [Published Time - Sep 19 2014]
My tip etiquette [Published Chicago Now - Sep 19 2014]
Marriott’s New Housekeeping Tipping Policy Stee... [Published Inquisitr - Sep 18 2014]
When Do ‘Conversations’ Turn Into Bad Marketing? [Published Business 2 Community - Sep 17 2014]
The invisible art of etiquette: Having good man... [Published The Independent - Sep 17 2014]
CATHERINE RAMPELL: The one fight you must have ... [Published Northwest Florida Daily News - Sep 17 2014]
Tip questions are not at all gratuitous [Published Chicago Tribune - Sep 17 2014]
Hotel’s ‘tip-the-housekeeper’ campaign draws ir... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 17 2014]
The Three P’s of E-mail [Published Training - Sep 16 2014]
Does Not Checking Your Buddy’s Facebook Updates... [Published Pacific Standard - Sep 16 2014]
The Hardworking Person You’ve Forgotten to Tip [Published Time - Sep 15 2014]
HISTORY: Dress codes through the ages [Published Timmins Daily Press - Sep 14 2014]
Lim: Turning 50 [Published Sun Star Network - Sep 13 2014]
Tech Etiquette—for Kids and Parents [Published Working Mother - Sep 12 2014]
(201) Bride Magazine and Exposure North Jersey ... [Published Bergen.com - Sep 11 2014]
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Writing About Death For A Living [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Sep 28 2014]
Alex Ronan interviews Margalit Fox, who has written obituaries for the New York Times for nearly twenty years. Fox poignantly describes how she approaches cases of suicide: One of the most heart-wrenching interviews I’d ever have to do was for a poet. ...
Hotel’s ‘tip-the-housekeeper’ campaign draws ir... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 17 2014]
For Edmontonian Jodi Costello, a night on the town is a flurry of mandatory monetary thank-yous: First, the cab driver gets a tip. Then the bartender during the wait for a table. Then the waitstaff when the cheque arrives. On vacation, she tips the ...
Tuxedoed Gun Owner Shoots At Bystanders After H... [Published Crooks and Liars - Sep 02 2014]
What would Emily Post do? Why, she'd pull out her Kel-Tec P-11 and peel off a warning shot, of course! Because a tender moment between man and hooker deserves privacy, and an armed society is a polite society, amirite? AUGUST 27--A tuxedoed Seattle ...
Late Night Open Thread: It’s A Strategy [Published Balloon Juice - Aug 15 2014]
A confession that will surprise nobody who’s been reading this blog for more than fifteen minutes: I am terrible at reading people. If there is a wrong thing to say, or a bad time to say it, those are the words that have already formed themselves on ...
“Rude” Is the New #1 Song — But Is It Really Ab... [Published TIME.com - Jul 17 2014]
Well, fancy that: Billboard‘s latest update of their Hot 100 songs chart has finally brought a little change to the world of pop. After nearly two months in the top spot, Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy” has been displaced — and the new top song is “Rude,” the ...
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