Etiquette

Road Race Etiquette Tips

There are several aspects to road racing that must fall into place in order to make the event successful and proper road race etiquette often begins long before the starting gun is fired. In many cases there will be pre-race instructions included in the race package that competitors pick up when they register. It will tell them where to park so the...
Jan 17, 2015 |

Skating Rink Etiquette

All it really takes is a bit of common sense and attention to basic regulations to be up-to-date on proper skating rink etiquette. Most skating rinks will have rules posted in plain sight. Make a point of reading them especially if you've never been to that rink before. There might be rules specific to that rink only, so even if you've been to...
Jan 17, 2015 |

Black Tie Dress Etiquette

So, you received an invitation to a "black-tie" event. That's a good thing. It means that someone thinks enough of you to include you in something very special, very formal and sophisticated. But, if you've never been to a black-tie gathering, you may be wondering what to wear. At an important social event, the last thing you want to do is commit...
Jan 14, 2015 |

Book Review: The Book Of Business Etiquette by Nella Braddy Henney

When I downloaded the (free) e-book The Book of Business Etiquette by Nella Braddy Henney I was fully anticipating reading a not-so-enthusiastic rendition of how to act while in business meetings, how to handle difficult clients/customers, how to put together a proper meeting for clients, etc. Because, after all, books like this aren't usually...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Impressing Your Customers - Proper Etiquette for Customer Service

In today's competitive climate, those of us in the service industry continue to improve on our customer service techniques. "Exceed Expectations," "WOW Them," "Create Value," "Offer Additional Services," "Find out what they want and then tailor your presentation to their needs." We've all heard these great buzz phrases that motivate us to win over...
Dec 24, 2014 |

20 Business Telephone Etiquette Tips

Today's technology has many advantages and a great many disadvantages. I often wonder how our society survived without a mobile telephone. I wonder how I survived without the Internet. I was connected when Prodigy was first introduced on the scene. The pharmaceutical company for which I worked provided a laptop to help me manage my territory or I...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Party Invitation Wording Etiquette

Throwing a party? The last thing you want to worry about is proper party invitation etiquette - yet, the right party invitation wording is more important than you might think. The very appearance, and your choice of words, should tell guests what they can expect from your party. A stiff, engraved card with conventional choice of words conveys a...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Career Advice: 5 Ways to Improve Your Office Etiquette

In today's relaxed workplace, employees can often use a refresher course on proper office etiquette. Fortunately, some of the etiquette rules are universal. Learning these five tips will help you adjust to a new workplace and build strong working relationships.
Dec 24, 2014 |

US Flag Etiquette

Find answers to common and uncommon questions about the United States Flag and its evolution. Information on Flag etiquette and the U.S. Flag Code. Patriotic poems, hymns, and essays.
Apr 4, 2016 |

Today's Research Reports on Trending Tickers: Freeport-McMoRan Inc. and Twilio Inc.

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / July 18, 2017 / U.S. markets were relatively quiet Monday as investors eagerly await the latest batch of corporate earnings. Bank of America Corp., General Electric Co.,... Read More

Why Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Stock Is Set for a Comeback

Currently trading at around $12 per share, FCX stock has declined 7% year-to-date, while falling some 4.6% over the last three months. Not only has Freeport-McMoRan trailed the more than 7% rise... Read More

Today's Research Reports on Stocks to Watch: Southern Copper Corporation and Freeport-McMoRan Inc.

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / July 11, 2017 / Freeport-McMoran saw a gain of over 5% yesterday at the close after announcing that it would be cutting more jobs in Houston. Southern Copper Corporation... Read More

Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goat Milk Cleanse - Hope or Hype?

Gwyneth Paltrow’s website Goop has suggested drinking goat’s milk to get rid of parasites – is this a good idea, or just Hollywood hype? "Gwyneth, we love you!” says Plastic Surgeon Dr. Andrew... Read More

The Dangers of Taking Your Pet’s Medication

We know it’s a bad idea to take medication prescribed for a friend of family member – but how about meds prescribed for Fido? Some drug-seeking addicts are doing just that. How dangerous is this... Read More

Teen Assaulted on Social Media Returns

Jordan was attacked at random by a stranger, who posted footage of the attack to Snapchat. The teenager suffered severe injuries, including a skull fracture and brain trauma that prevented him from... Read More

Sandra Bullock to Star in Post-Apocalyptic Thriller 'Bird Box' for Netflix

Sandra Bullock makes 'Bird Box' the latest Netflix film to enlist an A-list star, following Brad Pitt in 'War Machine,' Will Smith in 'Bright' Read More

Comic-Con 2017: 20 Movie Panels You Won't Want to Miss

If you're headed to San Diego Comic-Con (or just want to see what you're missing by staying home), check out the movie panels we'd be sure to line up for Read More

Comic-Con 2017: The Sweetest Exclusive Collectibles You'll Probably Never See (Except Here)

Some fans come to San Diego Comic-Con for the star-studded panels. Some come for the cosplay. And some come for the merch — first looks at the goodies here Read More

Democrats rolling out 2018 midterms message next week

Democrats will begin rolling out their message for the 2018 midterm elections next week, Rep. Joe Crowley, D-N.Y., the No. 4 House Democrat, told reporters. Read More

Trump has changed his health care approach 3 times in 36 hours

President Trump hasn’t been settling on a single strategy to dismantle the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare. Read More

Kris Kobach pushes debunked theory on illegal votes: ‘We may never know’ who won

The vice chair of the White House voter fraud commission says the results of the 2016 election may have been compromised by ballots cast by ineligible voters. Read More

A toehold for peace in Syria

After six years of war, nearly 100,000 civilian casualties, and rising foreign intervention, Syria has a toehold on peace. A truce in southwest Syria, brokered on July 7 by Russia and the United... Read More

What is stirring Russia's youth to rally around Alexei Navalny?

Mikhail Aralov is part of the biggest political surprise of the year in Russia. The 22-year-old student chef has been arrested twice in the past few months for taking part in unsanctioned protest... Read More

South Carolina debuts a new model for bridging racial divides

In this rural outpost, a pair of statues collectively called “Reconciliation” celebrate two natives and their heritage, Jewish financier and presidential adviser Bernard Baruch and African-American... Read More