Etiquette For Everyone


Navigating Family-Style Dining in Dubai's Melting Pot

Navigating Family-Style Dining in Dubai’s Melting Pot

As the holiday season approaches and dinner parties become the highlight, I find myself embracing the family-style dining tradition, especially here in Dubai, where our gatherings are a vibrant mix of cultures. Here are some tips to make your multi-cultural, family-style dinners as inclusive and respectful as possible. Passing Dishes with Cultural Awareness In family-style dining, it's customary to pass...

Embracing the Thanksgiving Spirits

Embracing the Thanksgiving Spirit: A Personal Perspective on Etiquette

As my husband and I prepare to join our American friends for their delightful Thanksgiving celebration, I'm reminded of the importance of etiquette in making such gatherings warm and memorable. Let's explore some common etiquette questions that arise during Thanksgiving, blending my own experiences with time-honored traditions. Creating a Welcoming Table Setting Seating arrangements can be a delightful puzzle. While some hosts...

Enhancing Accountability in Today's Dynamic Work Environment

Enhancing Accountability in Today’s Dynamic Work Environment

In our rapidly changing professional landscape, fostering a sense of responsibility and accountability in our teams isn't just commendable—it's vital for triumph. Here are 8 strategies to cultivate a culture of trust, personal responsibility, and consistent growth in your team: 1. Crystal Clear Expectations: Ensure every team member comprehends their roles. Harness the SMART principle, which emphasizes tasks being Specific, Measurable,...

Navigating Office Etiquette Like a Pro

Navigating Office Etiquette Like a Pro

We've all been there: stepping into a business office and wondering, "How should I act to make a good impression?" Well, fret not, because today we're diving into the world of professional guest etiquette. It's all about showing up in style and leaving a positive mark. So, let's get into it! First Impressions Matter You know what they say, right? First impressions...

Tech-Free Etiquette: Balancing Screen Time and Real-Life Interactions

Tech-Free Etiquette: Balancing Screen Time and Real-Life Interactions

Hey there, fellow parents, tech enthusiasts, and etiquette aficionados! In today's fast-paced digital age, we find ourselves constantly surrounded by screens. Whether it's smartphones, tablets, or laptops, technology has undoubtedly become an integral part of our lives. But how do we strike a balance between our screen time and real-life interactions? That's what we're diving into today. The Digital Dilemma It's no...

Tech-Free Etiquette: Balancing Screen Time and Real-Life Interactions

Manners Everyone Should Know and Simple Etiquette for a Kindle World

Manners Everyone Should Know: Simple Etiquette for a Kindle World In a world often bustling with the hustle and bustle of daily life, there's something truly magical about simple manners and etiquette. These words might sound old-fashioned, but their impact is far from outdated. Let's take a heart-warming journey into the realm of manners everyone should know and the simple etiquette...

Why Learning Etiquette and Manners Are Important to Children?

Why Learning Etiquette and Manners Are Important to Children?

In today’s fast-paced, technology-driven society, teaching children manners is something that is more crucial than ever. One of the most important jobs we have as parents is to help our children develop social skills, show them how to interact in a polite manner with people, and teach them to treat others with respect. Establishing a Foundation of Social Skills through Etiquette...