Civilized behavior seeks to elevate our gaze and raise our standards.
Why do we need etiquette? Young adults, in particular, roll their eyes, wondering why they need more rules to follow. Others think that etiquette is a fancy word, and only wealthy people should know the rules of proper behavior.
Here are the facts:
Manners and etiquette govern our behavior. Good manners show the best you have to offer and smooth your way to achieving your goals.
“Fake it till you become it.” is the advice that Amy Cuddy gives in her book Presence.
Adopting a great posture, having elegant gestures and mannerisms make your presence agreeable and noticeable. A genuine stance, gesture, head movement, facial expressions, convey a confident person, and a clear message.
Embrace good manners to add a little glamour and a lot of grace in your daily life. Living with intention and choosing a graceful lifestyle, you become more appreciative of the people in your life and show appreciation and gratitude for every encounter.
Master good manners and take a step into an expanded version of you.
Developing good behavior helps you build self-esteem and self-confidence, raise yourself above the standards, and seek continuous expectations of your achievements.
Read more about the important role of etiquette and manners play in our society here.