Monthly Archives: August 2014

It’s Back to School Time

Originally posted on Protocol School of Ottawa:
It’s almost September. It’s almost back to school. Do you remember the feeling as a student as the return to school approached? Anticipation? Excitement? Anxiety? For most of my adult life September left…

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Texting and Driving

About a year ago while driving, my husband and I were nearly run off a bridge not far from our home. A commercial truck took the corner wide and forced us to the guard rail of the bridge. Just in … Continue reading

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Glad You’re Good

Over the years I’ve mentioned the erosion of polite terms, specifically you’re welcome. Quite often the response I hear to someone’s gracious thank you is no problem or no worries. These expressions only diminish the other person’s thank you. Oh, … Continue reading

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