Lifestyle

10 pieces of restaurant etiquette from around the world

Dining etiquette differs from place to place. You might want to be prepared to get a round of drinks for your table in Ireland. Making noise while you chew or eat in the presence of others is considered rude in the US, but in Japan, it shows appreciation for your […]
10 pieces of restaurant etiquette from around the world
Strategy

An NPR host who’s interviewed thousands of people over 45 years has the only icebreaker you’ll ever need, and it’s just 4 words

NPR radio host Terry Gross has a go-to icebreaker that’s only four words long and can help you navigate potentially awkward situations. Asking someone to “tell me about yourself” is an effective icebreaker because it won’t make your conversation partner uncomfortable or self-conscious, Gross told The New York Times. Etiquette […]
An NPR host who’s interviewed thousands of people over 45 years has the only icebreaker you’ll ever need, and it’s just 4 words