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Surfing Etiquette

Surfing Etiquette

When did surfers start behaving like hockey players?

Aren't surfers supposed to be totally lay back and think everything is just awesome?  Maybe back when Gidget was hang'n with the crew--apparently things have changed. In Australia's popular Gold Coast, surfer rage has been on the rise.  So much so, that...
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Hosiery in the Workplace

Hosiery in the Workplace

Hosiery is like make-up for your legs.

Q:  Is wearing hosiery outdated?   A:   Depending on how conservative or industry you're in, wearing hosiery can provide a finished, polished look. There are regional considerations as well.  Southern California is known to...
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Father’s Day | About My Dad

 

Father's Day

I've modeled my life after my father.  To this day, I've never heard him complain.  This trait is one that I haven't quite mastered. My father: Fun; enjoys joking around and singing.  Hard-working; always accomplishing something.   Of service: wherever, whenever, he stops...
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Male Female After Work Relationships

Male Female After Work Relationships

After work relationships can be fun and tricky. Even more so when you are the only female/male in the group.

Going out for coffee or a drink after work with your co-workers can be relaxing--it is also an opportunity to get to know each other away from the office.  Depending...
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Billiard Etiquette. Beyonce Style

Billiard Etiquette. Beyonce Style.

Playing billiards requires social skills and manners.

Billiards is a game not unlike golf; it requires concentration, requiring players and observers alike to shh! Serious players still adhere to the traditions of billiard etiquette, while some of the younger new-to-the-game players choose to be loud and boisterous causing...
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Wedding Gift Etiquette

Wedding Gift Etiquette

Trends, some remain and are embraced by society; while others are awkward.

The most recent wedding gift trend of requesting "gimme da money" instead of a gift is becoming more common.  Have you seen"Monetary gifts are appreciated" on the invitation.    Is requesting money appropriate?
  • Why not,...
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Awkward Bathroom Conversations

Awkward Bathroom Conversations

Tips on how to stop awkward bathroom conversations.

Q:  When using the restroom, there are people who without apprehension, continue the conversation while in the stall; I find it awkward to carry on a conversation while conducting my "business."   What can I do to stop...

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Graduation Etiquette

Graduation Etiquette

Has the time-honored graduation ceremony lost its dignity and civility?

I've attended a few graduations that seemed more like sporting events.  The whistling, whoo-hoo's, "futbol" soccer noisemakers, and sideline cheers by some members of the audience as their...
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