In Essential Manners for Men, etiquette expert Peter Post tackles the issues of real concern for today's man, enabling him to make the right decisions about what to do and say in every situation that counts, whether in daily life, social life, or on the job. Sharp, savvy, and sensible filled with accessible sidebars, tips, and stories from the author's own experiences this classic New York Times bestselling handbook has been updated to reflect the realities of our modern times with all new material, including: Social media: social networking, gaming, and the world of online datingCommunication in person: greetings, handshakes, and how to make the all-important good first impressionCommunication on-the-go: texting, e-mailing, and using smart phonesLife changes: dealing with bumps in the road, from divorce to layoffsWeddings: the man's role, from groom to best man to usher, and the changing nature of the bachelor partyEntertaining, dining, tipping
Also: Sportsmanship Parenting Sharing living space with a roommate, spouse, or significant other Navigating the business dinner Throwing a great party or being a perfect guest . . . and much more."