When You Are the Guest

When You Are the Guest

Being a good guest requires the same type of concern for the other person as being a good host. Your guest manners should be your standard home manners, so that you are pleasant to live with everywhere. Even so, we are nervous about our manners when we visit someone’s...
Walk Like You’ve Got Someplace to Go

Walk Like You’ve Got Someplace to Go

We all walk, and whether we like it or not, people get impressions of us by the way we carry ourselves. That graceful gait is your poise and confidence being reflected in how you walk. Or that slump and shuffle an indication of your insecurities with the surrounding...
Practice Good Sportsmanship off of the Court

Practice Good Sportsmanship off of the Court

It is not the win, but how you play the game that counts. That is the main point for a good sport, and for a young man or young lady of good character. The good sportsman plays fair. He has respect for the rules and for the authorities of the game. He doesn’t shout...
Making Introductions

Making Introductions

When a mutual friend makes an introduction between two strangers, it should mean something. An introduction means that the mutual friend vouches for the integrity of the person to whom you are being introduced. This mutual friend also believes that the two have...
Remake Yourself in to Who You Want to Be

Remake Yourself in to Who You Want to Be

Be you young or old, you can always remake yourself. You find this need when you discover how you have grown. A remake can be any change that you want. Do you want a career change, from the corporate to the educational world, a change from living in the city to the...
Questions and Answers for Holiday Theater Etiquette

Questions and Answers for Holiday Theater Etiquette

During this holiday season, plan on experiencing a play, the opera, or the ballet. They add that special holiday flavor to this joyous season. Usually you will find more young children and adults who are not regularly opera patrons in the theaters enjoying the...