Confidence, Communication, and Online Presence for the 21st Century
Date Published: December 3, 2023
Are you a parent searching for a one-of-a-kind social skills guide that helps your teen thrive in both offline and online worlds? Look no further!
This groundbreaking book on etiquette for teens is specifically designed for today's digital age, covering not only traditional etiquette but also the essential art of netiquette.
Discover how mastering etiquette and netiquette can boost your teen's self-confidence in unfamiliar social settings and bring numerous benefits, such as impressing future bosses, avoiding conflicts, and steering clear of unintentional faux pas.
This unique book covers essential topics such as:
- Self-care and personal presentation: hygiene, nutrition, exercise, and deportment.
- Posture and body language: tips and exercises to improve stance, walking, and non-verbal communication.
- Navigating various social situations: car etiquette, building entry and exit, stairway safety, and dining decorum.
- Dressing for success: understanding body types, choosing the right colors, and sending the right message with clothing.
- Mastering introductions: making a great first impression and handling awkward moments with poise.
- Conversation starters: breaking the ice, using humor, and engaging in meaningful discussions.
- Dining etiquette: what to expect from waiters, how to eat different types of food, and managing formal and casual meals.
- Netiquette: navigating social media, texting, and other digital interactions responsibly, maintaining a positive online presence, and understanding online privacy.
- Dating manners: cultivating a respectful and attractive presence in both offline and online dating scenarios.
- Planning for the future: preparing for job interviews, internships, and professional opportunities in an increasingly digital world.
Give your teen the tools they need to flourish in today's interconnected world by teaching them the art of etiquette and netiquette. This book will help them build a strong foundation for personal and professional success, ensuring they stand out from the crowd and make a lasting impression both offline and online.
Don't miss out on the opportunity to transform your teen's life – grab your copy today and invest in their bright future!
About the Author
At the tender age of three, Alla had already begun a tutelage in social mores and manners at an educational daycare in the Ukraine run by etiquette professionals where she learned the importance of making eye contact, polite greetings, and the basics of dining and table manners. She continued formal etiquette training throughout her childhood and teen years, making several pit stops at esteemed manners and boarding schools throughout Europe, receiving a merit/honors diploma as an etiquette teacher at a prestigious British school where she graduated as an etiquette coach, then mastered the skills of flag etiquette, international relations, high-level delegation visits and conferences in Haag. Alla completed her formal global training on the finer points of American decorum and the cultural differences from continental protocols in New York City. To Alla, founder of the Lluxxall School of Etiquette and Manners in San Diego, geared for children and teens, enriching students on the basics of decorum from the dining room, classroom, and dorm room to the computer room and eventually boardroom is a natural and organic passion and her life’s mission. Coupled with an online advice column for teens, numerous magazine articles, live talks, podcasts, and now this compelling and comprehensive handbook, Alla will be repairing the world by molding a future generation of refined, self-confident, and well-mannered students well-equipped to achieve happiness and success both personally and professionally. Alla has earned two Master's Degrees, one in Education and another in Music and Literature.