The Power of Kindness

The Power of Kindness

by Nancy Schnoebelen Imbs Published by ASAP When we are the recipients of an act of kindness, we feel good, we feel happy. Kindness can be a simple, thoughtful gesture that leaves us with a positive feeling. Whether it’s buying someone a cup of coffee, going out

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Social Distancing Etiquette

Social Distancing Etiquette

We’ve been faced with the COVID-19 pandemic for over six months now, and some are following the health guidelines with care while others not so much. Respecting one’s personal space has taken on a whole new meaning. We went from three feet pre-COVID to today’s rules of

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Top Manners Kids Should Master

Top Manners Kids Should Master

Learning proper manners at a young age is a life-long gift any parent could give their child. Children with manners have a powerful advantage over those who do not. They make friends easier, get along better with their teachers and when the time comes, achieve success in their

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How to Make a Lasting, Positive Impression in 30 Seconds

How to Make a Lasting, Positive Impression in 30 Seconds

by Nancy Schnoebelen Imbs published in ASAP First impressions matter – a lot! Whether you are interviewing for a job, networking at a professional event or meeting a C-level executive for the first time, making a positive impression can help pave the way for successful outcomes. Making

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How to Graciously Answer Nosy Questions

How to Graciously Answer Nosy Questions

We’ve all likely experienced someone asking us a nosy question. When are you going to settle down and marry? How much was that dress? Did you receive a bonus? And on and on. We’re caught off guard and perhaps even annoyed. How does one respond to such

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The Power of the Handwritten Note

The Power of the Handwritten Note

It’s easy to write-off a thank you note. We’re too busy, writer’s block, we forget, etc. Whatever the excuse, think twice. A handwritten note is a powerful tool. It’s what sets us apart from others, especially in the business world. Tune in as etiquette expert Nancy Schnoebelen

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How To Be A Better Listener

How To Be A Better Listener

Active listening is the foundation of effective communication. It solves problems and resolves conflicts. It builds relationships and careers. It’s hearing and understanding what’s being said, processing the information and responding in order to clarify and elicit more information. CLICK HERE TO VIEW.

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Six Steps to Successful Negotiation

Six Steps to Successful Negotiation

by Nancy Schnoebelen Imbs published in ASAP June 24, 2020 Many of us are afraid to negotiate for a raise, more time off, better working arrangements, a promotion, whatever it is, we struggle with the process. Often, we will talk ourselves out of what we deserve for

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