101 Ways to Say Thank You
Notes of Gratitude for All Occasions
Hardcover ISBN: 1454915609
Nothing says good manners like an elegantly crafted thank-you note, whether on paper or by e-mail. This refreshed and reissued etiquette classic—now updated with new information for the digital age—provides all the dos and don'ts, along with a perfectly phrased “thank-you
365 Manners Kids Should Know
Games, Activities, and Other Fun Ways to Help Children and Teens Learn Etiquette
Paperback ISBN: 0307888258
Have you ever cringed at the sight of your four-year-old waltzing through the neighbor’s front door without an invitation? Have you ever had to call to apologize when your six-year-old forgot to thank his grandmother for the birthday gift she so lovingly sent? How about the formal dinner for Dad’s promotion when your ten-year-old decided that she didn’t like the meal she’d ordered, and then refused to eat a thing—making for an uncomfortable evening for you, the other guests, and the waiter? As a parent, you’ve probably experienced these and many more instances when it seemed that your children had forgotten their manners completely, leaving you frazzled and embarrassed. Sheryl Eberly’s 365 Manners Kids Should Know gives clever and insightful advice for the myriad of situations where consideration counts, but is sometimes forgotten. Using her smart one-manner-a-day format, parents, grandparents, and even aunts and uncles can find practical ways to teach basic manners, such as: * How to address elders when being introduced * How to write a thank-you note * The polite way to answer the telephone * How to accept and decline an invitation * What is expected at formal occasions such as weddings, funerals, and religious services Full of role-playing exercises, games, and other activities that parents can do with their children, 365 Manners Kids Should Know helps parents and other caregivers understand not only what manners to teach, but also how—and at what ages—to present them. Most important, 365 Manners Kids Should Know makes learning manners fun.
The A to Z of Modern Etiquette
A Guide to Behaving Well
Paperback ISBN: 0857983679
Some clear guidelines to navigate a rapidly changing world. Change is now constant. The world is faster than ever before. The way we live and interact with one another has changed significantly. Social media is all-pervasive. Everyone from the author's 85 year-old mother to his 13 year-old niece is using it in some way. Misbehave on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or any other social networking site and the evidence and influence of your post lives in perpetuity. Today it’s perfectly acceptable to text the boss and let him or her know you are sick or need leave or whatever else is happening. In fact, waste the boss's time with a phonecall? You wouldn't do it! Man about town of impeccable manners and intuition David Meagher, in warm and witty prose, shares with us the guidelines for co-existing and working in a stylish and harmonious manner.
Al Franken, Quotes, Quotations, Famous Quotes
Paperback ISBN: 1535053593
" The Best Al Franken Quotation Book ever Published. Special Edition This book of Al Franken quotes contains only the rarest and most valuable quotations ever recorded about Al Franken, authored by a team of experienced researchers. Hundreds of hours have been spent in sourcing, editing and verifying only the best quotations about Al Franken for your reading pleasure, saving you time and expensive referencing costs. This book contains over 45 pages of quotations which are immaculately presented and formatted for premium consumption. Be inspired by these Al Franken quotes; this book is a niche classic which will have you coming back to enjoy time and time again. What's Inside: - Contains only the best quotations on Al Franken - Over 45 pages of premium content - Beautifully formatted and edited for maximum enjoyment - Makes for the perfect niche gift for you or someone special Enjoy such quotes such as: And I think that being able to make people laugh and write a book that's funny makes the information go down a lot easier and it makes it a lot more fun to read, easier to understand, and often stronger. So there's all kinds of advantages to it. Al Franken Antitrust law isn't about protecting competing businesses from each other, it's about protecting competition itself on behalf of the public. Al Franken Anybody who deliberately propagandizes with lies should be held up to scorn and ridicule. Al Franken Apple has long been a leading innovator of mobile technology; I myself own an iPhone. Al Franken Armed with nothing more than a Facebook user's phone number and home address, anyone with an Internet connection and a few dollars can obtain personal information they should never have access to, including a user's date of birth, e-mail address, or estimated income. Al Franken ... And much more! Click Add to Cart and Enjoy!"
The Art of Manliness
Classic Skills and Manners for the Modern Man
Paperback ISBN: 1600614620
Man Up! While it's definitely more than just monster trucks, grilling and six-pack abs, true manliness is hard to define. The words macho and manly are not synonymous. Taking lessons from classic gentlemen such as Benjamin Franklin and Theodore Roosevelt, authors Brett and Kate McKay have created a collection of the most useful advice every man needs to know to live life to its full potential. This book contains a wealth of information that ranges from survival skills to social skills to advice on how to improve your character. Whether you are braving the wilds with your friends, courting your girlfriend or raising a family, inside you'll find practical information and inspiration for every area of life. You'll learn the basics all modern men should know, including how to: - Shave like your grandpa - Be a perfect houseguest - Fight like a gentleman using the art of bartitsu - Help a friend with a problem - Give a man hug - Perform a fireman's carry - Ask for a woman's hand in marriage - Raise resilient kids - Predict the weather like a frontiersman - Start a fire without matches - Give a dynamic speech - Live a well-balanced life So jump in today and gain the skills and knowledge you need to be a real man in the 21st century.
The Art of Manliness Collection
Manvotionals / Classic Skills and Manners for the Modern Man
Paperback ISBN: 1440322481
This limited-edition collection contains a wealth of information and inspiration for the modern man. Included inside are the following books: - The Art of Manliness. This book is dedicated to helping men uncover what manliness means in the 21st century, from rediscovering the outdoors to dressing with panache to becoming a good father. - The Art of Manliness: Manvotionals. This book contains the manliest wisdom of the ages--a myriad of poems, quotes, and essays designed to inspire men to live life to the fullest and realize their complete potential as men. Together, housed in a classic cigar box, they make the perfect gift for any man (or soon-to-be man) who is conscious of leaving his mark on this world. (This $38 value is priced at only $29.99.) Also includes 6 drink coasters!
The Art of the Compliment
Hardcover ISBN: 1602396361
Examines all the benefits that a kind word or meaningful compliment can have in creating joy, developing relationships, and gaining trust in this informative guide to the history of compliments with practical tips on when and how to use them most effectively.
The Art of the Handwritten Note
A Guide to Reclaiming Civilized Communication
Hardcover ISBN: 0767907450
A debut collection of short fiction chronicles the emotional, spiritual, social, and cultural experiences, attitudes, and realities that shape the lives and dreams of ordinary African Americans, in an anthology that includes such works as "Trudy," "My Side of the Story," "All These Years," and "Inside Out." Reprint.
The Art of the Personal Letter
A Guide to Connecting Through the Written Word
Hardcover ISBN: 076792827x
In a practical guide to creating meaningful and memorable written messages, the author of The Art of the Handwritten Note explains how to write a well crafted letter to suit a variety of circumstances, ranging from condolence and congratulations to illness, fund-raising, and more. 20,000 first printing.