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Legends Can Have Good Manners , Too
Of the many inspiring stories to come out of the Olympics, how many of them have to do with a champion's excellent manners? Usain Bolt, world's fastest man, was being interviewed after winning the gold medal in the 100 meter dash, when US sprinter Sanya Richards-Ross's own gold medal ceremony
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Teaching Your Kids Modern Manners
out of the boy. In my house, I focus on three areas of good manners that I hope will pay off when my sons are out in polite society ..... A willingness to dance is the ultimate in date-catching good manners . In this day and age, when hanging in the corner with a
Excerpt from The Loved Dog
Tamar Geller is a trainer who emphasizes good manners in every dog she works with, treating each one as part of the family. The following excerpt from The Loved Dog is Chapter Five
3 Easy Steps for Better Posture
Good posture isn't only a matter of good manners .
Caring for Pets
Oprah Radio host Peter Walsh talks with dog trainer Tamar Geller about teaching dogs good manners and with radio talk show host Mark Levin about being a dog lover.
Polite and Powerful Children
Can teaching your children good manners help make the world a better place? Dr. Kyle Wade thinks ..... talk with Dr. Wade about the foundation, the importance of good manners and how parents can help their children become more polite
Read an Excerpt of Choosing Civility
they begin to understand that a humble book of etiquette can be used as a primer in moral philosophy. This meditation on good manners and their ethical underpinnings both expands and gives focus to the students' awareness of the needs of others. My hope is that
What I Know for Sure
all hours of the night with them. I picked up pounds of poop and am still in the throes of puppy training so they can have good manners . It's a lot of work. A month in, I had to hire some help because I was so sleep deprived—and trying to keep three
"What I Should Have Said" Moments
very kind, polite woman (Dee-Dee) who had made the reservation six month ago, you could bring it up now. Strike with good manners —and a fat dollop of hope—first. Next: When you see your most beloved author sitting at the bar 4. The situation
The Etiquette of Being on Time
Are you always running late to meet your friends? Peggy Post , an author who's carrying on the family business of defining polite behavior, explains how late is too late for the following