Linda J. Williams, M.Ed. is a certified etiquette consultant.
Lifestyle & Culture
Finding Blessings In A Pandemic
This is the perfect time to brighten someone else’s day.
10 Tips to Improve Your Air Travel Courtesy
I was inspired by a conversation with a friend who fell and fractured her knee while on vacation and had to return home for emergency surgery. The airline gave her the only available seat, and when...
How To Say No With Grace
There have been some people who have said no to me about various matters in hurtful and even degrading ways. There have been others who said no to me in such a way that it...
Code Of Ethics In A Civil Society
Is a code of ethics important in the places where you do business? Before we can determine if it is important, we should first clarify what it is. Investopedia.com defines it as, “a document that...
Camps & Schools
Graduation: A Time To Celebrate
It’s hard to believe that graduation is upon us. It is a wonderful time of year to celebrate the accomplishments of those who have worked tirelessly to fulfill a dream. Whether they are moving on...
An Uncommon Holiday Gift Idea
In this season of giving, many people are either putting their list together while others have already begun shopping for their gifts. Whatever holiday gift you are in search of, we are all on a...
How Is Your Parking Lot Etiquette?
Last week I was in the parking lot of my doctor’s office and I had a frustrating experience. It made me wonder if people know that there are rules of etiquette that should be followed...
Lifestyle & Culture
Looking For Chivalry
When was the last time you saw a gentleman hold a door for a lady? How about a gentleman pulling out a chair for a lady to sit down? I was watching the movie The...
Thank You Cards: A Wedding Reflection
The wedding is over, it was a beautiful day an everyone had a wonderful time. Most of all, people’s generosity was unbelievable and the gifts were beyond your expectations. So what is next on your...
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Find Your Passion At Barry Tech
Nassau BOCES to host open house Nassau BOCES Barry Tech, Long Island’s premiere career and technical education high school, is opening its doors to all...
Long Island Fishing Report—July 14, 2016
Anglers have been continuing the trend of successful fishing this past week. Fluke have been hot in most waters across Long Island even as...
Generation Axe: Steve Vai Weighs In On His Tourmates
Calling Steve Vai a virtuoso is the epitome of an understatement. Ever since coming out to California fresh out of the Berklee College of...
Leathernecks Host Annual Benefit
The Leathernecks MC Long Island chapter led by President Frank Danetra hosted its 20th anniversary motorcycle run. This run benefits veterans in the Northport...
Joseph Barry Columbiettes Of Hicksville Fundraiser Through April 17
Click here for the fundraiser shopping link.