If You See These 11 Behaviors, Your Dog Might Need Obedience Training
A little help can go a long way with everything from poor leash manners to general nervousness—and ensure that your...
Do You Know How Much to Tip? Test Your Tipping Etiquette
See if you can answer these tricky questions on tipping and find out if you've been giving the right amount...
Here’s How Much to Tip Your Hairdresser
Have a hair appointment coming up? Find out how much to tip your hairdresser and the assistant stylists—and how much...
14 Obscure Etiquette Rules You Probably Break All the Time
When it comes to eating, talking on the phone, or even introducing people, you're probably guilty of these not-etiquette-sanctioned behaviors.
Dining Out with Your Dog: 15 Etiquette Tips to Always Follow
Just because they can sit on your lap, it doesn't mean they should!
This Is Why You Shouldn’t Order a Pizza in a Snowstorm
Consensus among Taste of Home staffers says ordering pizza delivery in a blizzard is a mistake. Here's why.
These Are the Most—and the Least—Polite Zodiac Signs
If politeness is the GPS you use to navigate life, you'll appreciate this guide that will help you understand what...
13 Habits That Untrustworthy People Have in Common
From a lack of integrity to dominating the conversation, here's what you should know about untrustworthy people.
16 Questions Polite People Never Ask
While your intentions may come from the right place, you need to think about how a question will make the...
15 Polite Habits Retail Workers Secretly Dislike
While you may think you're lending a helping hand, your good deed could get us fired.
16 Etiquette Mistakes Everyone Is Making at Retail Stores
Confronting people for breaking the rules makes for a good Internet video but a bad shopping trip.
8 Polite Habits McDonald’s Employees Secretly Dislike
Here's a closer look at the friendly things that McDonald's employees wish we'd all stop doing.
10 Etiquette Rules to Follow Whenever You Wear a Face Mask
There's a right and wrong way to wear, handle, and care for your COVID-19 face covering. Commit these dos and...
How to Handle Social Distancing Rule Breakers, According to Etiquette Experts
Faced with a rampant rule breaker? Don't worry, these tips will keep both your safety (and your dignity) covered.
14 Etiquette Rules to Follow When Visiting Friends During a Pandemic
At a time when a social misstep could get someone sick, there are a few things you need to know...
13 Things You Shouldn’t Do at Reopened Hair Salons
Ready for a much-needed cut and color? Not so fast—you need to know a few things first about keeping yourself...
Tourists, Stop Ignoring the Ethics of Travel Photography
Traveling responsibly means a lot more than keeping a low carbon footprint and avoiding plastic water bottles.
Black or African American: Which Term You Should Be Using
The answer may be less important than the question itself.
Please Stop Asking People of Color Where They’re From
This seemingly innocent question has racist overtones.
Should You Be Tipping More When Restaurants Reopen?
If you're lucky enough to be able to afford a night out at a restaurant right now, here's what an...
My White Friends Want to Help—Here’s What I Tell Them
Being a better anti-racist requires a good heart and a tough exterior.
15 Vintage Etiquette Posters That Still Make Sense Today
These 15 vintage etiquette posters set the tone back in the day and serve as helpful reminders today. If history...
13 Etiquette Rules That Should Be Taught in Schools—But Aren’t
Learning proper etiquette is a life skill.