Hot Etiquette Posts

How To: Shake hands properly

Sure, you know how to do it. But do you know how to do it well? Watch this video to learn how to shake hands. Nothing like a firm handshake! You will need a working hand and a confident attitude.

How To: Teach children to be polite

This how to video teaches kids how manners are important to be used as adults. Even something as simple as saying please and thank you makes a big difference in how people people respond to you and how you feel about others. Watch this video etiquette tutorial and learn how to teach children to be polite, and maybe even learn a few things yourself.

How To: Have proper internet etiquette

Just because the internet renders you virtually anonymous does not mean social customs should be ignored. Just like in the outside world, there is etiquette that should be obeyed if you want to be treated as a friend rather than an annoyance online. In this how to video, Proper Ollie teaches you how you can have proper internet etiquette in social networking forums.

How To: Bow In Japan

In this tutorial, Akemi Solloway Sensei teaches a Young Samurai audience how to bow correctly in Japan. This is a very important way to greet Japanese people. There are different ways for a man and a woman to bow. Learn how to greet and bow when greeting Japanese friends with this video.

How To: Eat Fufu

In this tutorial video, Emmanuel Abidemi of Bolat restaurant shows how to scoop up stew using your hands and bits of doughy fufu. This is a great treat because of it's diverse flavors and African influences.

How To: Hold your liquor

Managing your drinking means never having to say, "I'm sorry I threw up on your shoes" again. These are great tips to keep you from getting a hang over or throwing up.

How To: Win a beauty pageant

Are you thinking about entering a beauty pageant? Do you need tips and information on preparing yourself for such an event? Our expert, a pageant contestant, judge and director, shares her knowledge in this series of informative videos. Learn how to apply makeup evenly and effectively for stage lighting. Get tips on choosing evening gowns, sportswear and swimsuits for the competition that complement your hips, shoulders, legs and bust. Our expert also shares tips on first impressions and how ...

How To: Deal with homosexuality in the workplace

Being gay shouldn't be an issue at work, and often isn't. A person's sexuality doesn't affect their ability to do a good job. Unfortunately though, some lesbian and gay people still suffer discrimination at work. This video offers advice about homosexuality in the workplace. Deal with homosexuality in the workplace.

How To: Deal with a picky dinner guest

Has a guest surprised you with particular eating habits that you haven't prepared for? Learn the best way to accommodate without disturbing other guests. This narrated video with step-by-step subtitles discusses how to react, and the most effective way to cater to their needs. Deal with a picky dinner guest.

How To: Recover from a bad first impression

Learn how to recover from actions which lead others to have a bad first impression of you. This narrated video with step-by-step subtitles goes over possible causes of a bad first impression, and potential remedies. Suggested actions include: giving the offended person space, changing topics quickly, and direct apology. Recover from a bad first impression.

How To: Give a man to man hug

Learn how to give a great man to man hug that minimizes awkwardness and maintains one's masculinity. This narrated video contains some sub-titles and teaches both when it is situationally appropriate to have a man to man hug, as well as how to correctly maneuver such a feat. Be prepared to give in to your feminine side, and let your emotions be shown visibly. Give a man to man hug.

How To: Air kiss

Learn when air kissing should be used, and how to correctly employ the maneuver. Technique, mouth sounds, and number of repetitions are just some of the things discussed in this narrated film with step-by-step subtitles. Give a pleasant greeting while minimizing physical contact! Air kiss.