A frightening epidemic. Are you infected?

Posted on: January 20th, 2016 by Arden Clise   No Comments

There is an epidemic spreading in the Northwest. It’s infecting people right and left and it’s a doozy. Haven’t heard about it? You may already have this disease and not even know it. It’s the RSVPitis epidemic. I’m telling you, it’s bad news. When you’re infected you suddenly stop responding to invitations, even hand-addressed ones…

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Arden Clise
Arden Clise, president of Clise Etiquette, is a business etiquette coach, trainer and speaker. Her company specializes in business etiquette, customer service, digital diplomacy, communication styles and executive presence training and coaching. Learn more about Clise Etiquette at www.cliseetiquette.com, or read more from Arden at www.cliseetiquette.com/blog/.

Setting attainable and enjoyable New Year’s resolutions

Posted on: January 11th, 2016 by Arden Clise   No Comments

I’m not a big fan of making New Year’s resolutions because I find they are easy to break after a few weeks. The gym I belong to is a perfect example of this – hordes of new people fill the classes in January, and by February most of them have disappeared. It can be hard…

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Arden Clise
Arden Clise, president of Clise Etiquette, is a business etiquette coach, trainer and speaker. Her company specializes in business etiquette, customer service, digital diplomacy, communication styles and executive presence training and coaching. Learn more about Clise Etiquette at www.cliseetiquette.com, or read more from Arden at www.cliseetiquette.com/blog/.

Navigating holiday gifting and tipping dilemmas

Posted on: December 16th, 2015 by Arden Clise   No Comments

Wondering if you can regift that ugly candle stick holder Aunt Mary gave you? Are you stumped by gift giving protocol in the office? Feeling tripped up about tipping the service people in your life? The holidays pose many etiquette dilemmas that can leave you fretting. Don’t fret, let me answer the most common holiday…

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Arden Clise
Arden Clise, president of Clise Etiquette, is a business etiquette coach, trainer and speaker. Her company specializes in business etiquette, customer service, digital diplomacy, communication styles and executive presence training and coaching. Learn more about Clise Etiquette at www.cliseetiquette.com, or read more from Arden at www.cliseetiquette.com/blog/.