Technology/Gear

National Women Inventors Month

By |2024-02-27T07:22:41-06:00February 27th, 2024|Annual Monthly or Day Observance, Bridging the Cultural Divide, Business and the Environment, celebrations, Cross-Cultural, Culture, Global, global competency, Goals, Intercultural, intercultural competence, International History, Observances - Monthly & Daily, Technology/Gear, United States, US Observances, Women in Business, Women in the Workforce|

National Women Inventors Month   By Sharon Schweitzer Women inventors have been saving our lives since before the 1700s. However, before then, women were not allowed to own property or apply for U.S. patents to copyright or trademark their work. Women often had to apply for patents using their husbands’ names, but that all changed [...]

International Civil Aviation Day

By |2023-12-07T09:38:24-06:00December 7th, 2023|Annual Monthly or Day Observance, Business and the Environment, celebrations, Cross-Cultural, Culture, Culture and Commercialism, Earth, Environment, Global Celebrations, Inclusion, Intercultural, International History, International Holidays, International Observances, Observances - Monthly & Daily, Technology/Gear, Travel, United States, US Observances|

International Civil Aviation Day   By  Sharon  Schweitzer International Civil Aviation Day was established in 1994 as part of ICAO’s 50th anniversary activities.  The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is a United Nations agency, which helps 193 countries to cooperate together and share their skies to their mutual benefit. In 1996, pursuant to an ICAO [...]

The New Age: Inter-generation Month

By |2018-10-11T14:54:18-05:00September 27th, 2018|Business Etiquette, Cross-Cultural, Culture, Intercultural, International Holidays, Language and Culture, Lifestyle, Relationships, Self-Awareness, Social Etiquette, Social Media, Technology/Gear, U.S. Holidays|

Grandmother Laptop by Max Pixel Intergeneration Month is celebrated every September as a way to appreciate perspectives of all ages. It’s a great time to converse with people from generations other than your own. Whether it be family members, colleagues or even a new acquaintance, it’s important to observe viewpoints from all [...]

National Etiquette Week: Phasing Out Phubbing

By |2018-10-11T14:54:23-05:00May 8th, 2018|Annual Monthly or Day Observance, Lifestyle, Millennials, Modern Manners, Observances - Monthly & Daily, Phone Etiquette and Protocol, Relationships, Self-Awareness, Social Etiquette, Technology/Gear, U.S. Holidays, US Observances|

From social media sound-offs and flash news updates, to texts and live streams, our screens tend to attract more of our attention than the offline world. The information age offers incredible opportunities to stay connected and up to date. What happens when our digital devices overtake our real-life interactions? It turns out that there’s a [...]

Unlocking Estonia’s Thriving Business Culture: 3 Cross-Cultural Tips

By |2018-10-11T14:54:27-05:00March 30th, 2018|Business Etiquette, Career Tips, Cross-Cultural, Cross-Cultural Tips for Doing Business in, Estonia, global competency, Intercultural, intercultural competence, International Travel Tips, Technology/Gear, Travel|

Few people might expect the small Baltic nation of Estonia to become an international leader in technological and start-up sectors, but this northern European powerhouse has led the continent in tech development over the last decade. Not only does it have one of the highest ranked business environments (ranked 12th in the world by World [...]

The Changing Face of S.T.E.M.

By |2018-10-11T14:54:36-05:00November 8th, 2017|Career Tips, global competency, Gracious Living, Lifestyle, Millennials, Self-Awareness, Technology/Gear, University Students, Workplace Diversity|

Science. Technology. Engineering. Math. The STEM field is consistently at the forefront of global innovation, and on November 8, we commemorate it with National STEM Day.

Four Simple Ways to Protect Your Phone from Hackers

By |2018-10-11T14:54:38-05:00October 20th, 2017|Business Etiquette, Career Tips, International Travel Tips, Lifestyle, Observances - Monthly & Daily, October celebrations, Phone Etiquette and Protocol, Social Etiquette, Technology/Gear, Travel|

Cybersecurity is a serious issue that threatens personal data as well as national security. Implement these four steps to protect yourself from outsiders hacking into your phone.

Behind the Lens: World Photo Day

By |2018-10-11T14:54:44-05:00August 18th, 2017|Annual Monthly or Day Observance, Gracious Living, International Holidays, International Travel Tips, Lifestyle, Modern Manners, Observances - Monthly & Daily, Social Etiquette, Social Media, Technology/Gear, Travel Etiquette|

Whether you’re behind the lens or the star of the shot, it’s crucial to know the modern manners for both sides of the camera.

Back to School Success: University Etiquette Edition

By |2018-10-11T14:54:45-05:00August 7th, 2017|Business Etiquette, Career Tips, Gracious Living, Lifestyle, Millennials, Modern Manners, Networking, Office Culture, Social Etiquette, Technology/Gear, University Students|

Expand your knowledge and polish your professionalism while pursuing your degree. It all starts with the professor, so take advantage of the opportunity.

10 Modern Cell Phone Manners & Etiquette Tips

By |2018-10-11T14:54:47-05:00July 10th, 2017|Annual Monthly or Day Observance, Business Etiquette, Career Tips, Global Etiquette, Lifestyle, Modern Manners, Networking, Observances - Monthly & Daily, Office Culture, Phone Etiquette and Protocol, Social Etiquette, Social Media, Technology/Gear, Workplace Etiquette|

10 modern cell phone manners & etiquette tips to use year round

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