Modern life is a manners minefield, so use this entertaining introduction to today's do's and don'ts to navigate tricky situations, win friends and stay on good terms with the in-laws.
Today's society is fraught with peril for the unsuspecting - should you use your mobile on the train? Is it okay to strip off in the gym changing rooms? Kiss or shake? Since the wrong move can lose friends and destroy a professional image, here is a clear path through every social and professional minefield, which will not only keep you out of trouble but show you how to charm and dazzle your way through even the trickiest dinner party.
NOT GOT MUCH TIME?
One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.
Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on
the author's many years of experience.
Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress.
EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE
Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com
to give you a richer understanding of charm and manners.
FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER
Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts.
Innovative exercises illustrate what you ve learnt and how to use it.
"I stumbled upon this veritable treasure trove of advice for modern living by accident but have been unable to put it down since. It is by turns hilarious and insightful, offering pearls of wisdom on all the trials and tribulations of contemporary life. Highly recommended!" - - Amazon.co.uk Customer Review
"Surely one of the wittiest and best written books on the subject of modern etiquette. I was laughing out loud by page 5. I plan to live my life by this book from now on!" - - Amazon.co.uk Customer Review