Mobile Manners Blog

December 8, 2017

Nine Ways To Keep Your Spirit In Check At The Holiday Office Party

Holiday cheer and festivities galore are in the air! One of the many events most of us attend is the Holiday Office Party. Whether you’re in […]
August 31, 2017

There’s An Art To Small Talk

Small talk is defined as the polite conversation we share with others in impromptu social settings that are light and casual. It’s making conversation for the […]
July 20, 2017

Traveling This Summer?

Happy Summer! While it’s high summer travel season, it’s always good to be reminded of ways you can be courteous and respectful of others as you’re […]
June 28, 2017

How To Be Grateful For Your June Joys

Aaah the month of June, it’s a very busy time of the year for many people. It’s a big month for graduations, weddings, interviewing, new jobs, […]
June 2, 2017

Fun Fact About The Handshake

The handshake is said to have started in ancient times when soldiers used swords to fight, carrying their swords in cases on their left sides, thus […]
May 25, 2017

Keep The Peace At Home

In today’s hectic, fast-paced home life, sometimes politeness toward our family members inadvertently gets overlooked. You’ve got to be at the soccer field in 10 minutes […]
April 26, 2017

Kind, Courteous (And Safe) Driving Habits

My oldest will soon be learning to drive. Like many teens he is consumed with all aspects of driving, and we discuss/observe each day methods to […]
March 27, 2017

Dining Deal Makers

Whether a business or personal setting, dining with someone who has bad manners or appears disengaged is not only rude, but can be frustrating and unpleasant […]
March 8, 2017

Four Tips To Remembering Names

How does it make you feel when someone you’ve just met remembers your name? In general it’s safe to say most people feel valued, worthy, and […]
February 2, 2017

Listen. Silent.

What do these two words have in common? Yes, listen and silent have the same letters. Yes, being a good listener requires being silent. However, there’s […]
December 13, 2016

Holiday Traditions Of Light And Eternity

One of my favorite parts of teaching holiday etiquette is holiday traditions: how they began, how they evolved and how they’re celebrated now. Every family has […]
August 31, 2016

Communicate Positively Without Saying A Word

If the person across the table is sighing and tapping his foot while you’re talking it can be unsettling to you as the speaker. What is […]
May 27, 2016

The Golden Rule: How To Practice It In The Office

Treating others as you wish to be treated is as vital in the workplace as it is on the playground. We teach our children to be […]
January 25, 2016

It’s Cool To Be Smart And Safe Online

If you’re a parent of a young child or tween, it’s highly probable your child has a smart device. I would surmise your child is a […]
December 16, 2015

Give Gifts Of Kindness

‘Tis the season of giving and sharing. What are your favorite gifts to give? How about giving the best gift of all – yourself?!  Give. There are so […]
December 9, 2015

Be Mindful Of Your Travel Manners

As the holiday season is in full swing, so is the high travel season. It can be hectic, chaotic, exhausting and stressful getting it all done […]
October 28, 2015

Are You Humble And Gracious With Apologies?

For some people, making or accepting an apology is difficult. We may not want to admit we’re wrong or we may still be upset with the person […]
October 26, 2015

5 Ways To Be Wise With Your Device

For most people, our day depends on our devices – personally and professionally. Being considerate and smart about our “device practices” are critical and impactful. Here […]
October 26, 2015

Making Your Day More Effective With Patience

How much happier, less stressful and more effective is your day when patience is woven throughout? Here are some simple yet significant ways you can make […]
October 26, 2015

4 Simple Gestures Of Everyday Kindness

Small gestures of kindness can make a big impact in someone’s day. Here are four “opportunities” throughout your day to to practice everyday kindness: Good Morning. […]