Excuse Me and Other Socially Appropriate Conversation Enders

We've all put out foot in our mouth at some point, and if we were lucky the people who witnessed this awful display of poor taste were kind enough to laugh it off, at least until we walked away.  You learn and move one. But what happens when the sales guy at Best Buy doesn't … Continue reading Excuse Me and Other Socially Appropriate Conversation Enders

Ending a Phone Call

I used to work in a call center (which is something I think society should use a punishment for criminals, but that's a whole other can of worms). The only useful takeaway from that soul sucking year and a half (plus two days last month) was that there is a polite a way to end … Continue reading Ending a Phone Call