Thank-You Notes: Be Remembered, Not Deleted

by epi on September 30, 2013

Etiquette BitesTM are quick video tips on Etiquette, Lifestyle, and Relationships from The Emily Post Institute. Each bite features a Post family author offering words of advice in their area of expertise. In two minutes or less, Etiquette Bites provide the knowledge you need to mind your manners in a variety of everyday situations.


In this bite, Peter Post explains why handwritten thank-you notes are more memorable and effective than virtual thank-yous.

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Mariette's Back to Basics September 30, 2013 at 3:59 pm

This is excellent: choice between being Remembered or Deleted…
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Jacie January 5, 2014 at 5:33 pm

I think the man who did this video needs to learn some etiquette. It isn’t polite or proper grammar to refer to a person as the generic “he” any longer. He could have said “they” or “he or she.” I didn’t finish the video because of the gender bias.


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