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Gracious Guest Etiquette

I recently had guests from the UK who had given me six months heads up that they planned to visit Nigeria. As always I am very particular about the comfort of my guests, so will go all out to ensure that the room is neat, the ambience is smelling nice and conductive there is water and drinks available, a few magazines and ample wardrobe space for convenience. The bathroom will have soap, toothpaste and all other required toiletries regardless of whether they brought their own or not. Invariably I like to play the perfect host, I then expect that my guest in return will be gracious guests, it is not mandatory but courteous.

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How Etiquette Savvy Are You?

It is imperative to recognize that you will be judged no matter what. It is easier to save time and energy by just making that efforts to make a good first impression your polished image will fire your presence, highly influential for developing relationships with others. People will take you more seriously, listen to your ideas and trust that you can add value.

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It’s Christmas!

We all love the opportunity to dine out whether it is in a restaurant or at an event. It is so much fun eating in the right ambience, with the right people, in the right mood; this sets the tone for a great time out. We are now in the festive season with numerous Christmas weddings, parties and dinners. This is the time where you will likely indulge yourself in eating all sorts of assorted to meals as you come across them taking advantage of the holidays while putting your dining skills to test.

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Christmas Card Etiquette

By Janet Adetu In the spirit of the festive season it is time to show some love, appreciation, gratitude and gratefulness. Christmas cards are a great way to express this in addition to the exchange of gifts. These cards are the tradition during festive times like this, I can remember stacking up past Christmas cards
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A Sip of Tranquility -Mastering Tea Etiquette

Ummm…. That was so refreshing”    I am a regular tea drinker back in the days I would have no less than four cups a day. I stil find it most refreshing, soothing a great kick start to my day but I have since reduced my daily consumption. But you will agree with me that a cup of tea is one of the most widely and popularly consumed beverages worldwide second only to water. Tea is drank everywhere in spite of hot temperatures and more so during cold temperatures.

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