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All the articles listed here are published pieces written by or about Cynthia Grosso and appear in local, national or international publications.

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Date

  Cursive still used in working world: S.C. professionals speak out in support of education bill
Carolina Reporter and News
4/7/2014
  Find Time to Be Polite
The Spot Magazine
3/4/2014
  Sports Fans Must Choose Civility
The County Seat, New Jersey
1/22/2014
  Navigating Proper Holiday Etiquette
The County Seat, New Jersey
12/9/2013
  Holiday Survival Guide
Lowcountry Parent Magazine
12/1/2013
  Thanksgiving Place Setting
The Post and Courier
11/20/2013
  The Burning Question Are e-cigs allowed in public places?
ABC News 4
11/18/2013
  Raising 'em Right
Lowcountry Parent Magazine
9/3/2013
  The Tipping Debate
The Post and Courier
8/14/2013
  Picture Perfect Birthday
Lowcountry Parent Magazine
6/3/2013
  Lightning Round
Private Clubs Mobile Edition
6/1/2013
  10 Modern Twists on Old Holiday Rules
Woman's Day
11/25/2012
  Perfect place settings mix, match elements for holiday table
The Post and Courier
11/18/2012
  The Original Social Media, and Most Important, is the Phone Call
Autobodynews.com
10/25/2012
  Alternate Merging. Why can't we do it right?
The Post and Courier
6/17/2012
  Tipping advice offered
The Post and Courier
2/3/2012
  The dying art of letter writing
The State, Columbia, SC
12/24/2011
  Alec Baldwin Just a symptom of decline
Deseret News, Utah
12/8/2011
  What happened to our manners? In hurry-up world civility on decline
The Post and Courier
11/13/2011
  When A Year Is Too Old To Be New
New York Times
1/7/2011
  Dinner-date Dilemma
Post and Courier, Charleston, SC
9/24/2010
  Gripes of Wrath
Post and Courier
9/1/2010
  Scents and Sensitivity
Post and Courier
6/25/2010
  Tips on Theatre Etiquette
Travel Host Magazine
4/1/2010
  A Last Minute Birthday Celebration
Dateline Carolina
2/17/2010
  Outside the Box
Hilton Head Magazine
12/1/2009
  A kiss is not a just a kiss with swine flu hitting Baltimore
Baltimore Business Journal
11/13/2009
  Mind Your Manners
Hilton Head Magazine
11/1/2009
  Lessons in the Art of the Meal
Wall Street Journal
9/9/2009
  Hotel tipping for housekeeping
Travel Host Magazine
9/1/2009
  Man escorting his wife in a restaurant
Travel Host Magazine
9/1/2009
  Answer Fella question about sneezing
Esquire Magazine
8/1/2009
  To 'Defriend' Or Not?
The Hartford Courant
7/7/2009
  Charleston showers its kindness by sharing manners award with Savannah
Charleston Business Regional Journal
5/21/2009
  Getting a complete education
Post and Courier Newspaper
4/7/2009
  Your Manners Matter Party Invitation - Responding
Travel Host Magazine
1/1/2009
  No bragging: Summarizing year's activities can be daunting task
Post and Courier Newspaper
12/9/2008
  Regifting goes legit
Link Magazine
11/25/2008
  Many unwanted presents are 'recycled'
Post and Courier Newspaper
11/23/2008
  Unscrambling Tech Etiquette
Post and Courier Newspaper
11/21/2008
  Trade Cursing for Curtseying at an Etiquette Workshop
Too Shy to Stop
10/22/2008
  Is civil conversation about politics even possible?
The State Paper
9/25/2008
  Man at his best - Answer Fella
Esquire Magazine
6/1/2008
  What makes a staff a team of professionals? The Key is Attitude
Medical Office Manager
6/1/2008
  Teens learn table etiquette as part of leadership rites of passage
The Post and Courier
2/24/2008
  Hotel Tipping for Housekeeping
Travel Host Magazine
1/20/2008
  Small Talk big reactions
The State Paper
12/4/2007
  Watch Those Cheaters On and Off the Course
Golf Digest Magazine
12/1/2007
  Let your holiday wishes be known
The State
11/22/2007
  Watch Those Cheaters - On and Off the Course
Businessweek Magazine
11/12/2007
  You May be Seated
Charleston Weddings Magazine
10/1/2007
  6 Hints to Being a Good Guest
Women Inc. Magazine
9/1/2007
  A perfectly proper position progression
The Post and Couier
7/3/2007
  Courtesy - Something we show ourselves
The Tea House Times
7/1/2007
  Golf and the Business Life
Golf Digest Magazine
7/1/2007
  Follow the rules
Lowcountry Parent
7/1/2007
  Better Yet - The Art of Listening
Meetings and Conventions Magazine
6/1/2007
  Starting Time - The Etiquette Course
Business Week Magazine
5/28/2007
  Political Politesse
The Harfort Courant
1/25/2007
  Polite Manners
Mom's in the Know
1/1/2007
  Mind Your Manners
Woman's Day Magazine
12/5/2006
  Decoding The Dress Code
Art Basel/Miami Beach
12/1/2006
  Be my guest
Lowcountry Living Magazine
11/4/2006
  Finishing Touches
CMA Today
11/1/2006
  How's your Business Etiquette?
Homebasetrade.com
11/1/2006
  Candle Etiquette
The Tea House Times Magazine
11/1/2006
  Using the Etiquette Edge
Vitality Magazine
10/1/2006
  Raise a glass, gain a Client?
Fayetteville Observer
9/28/2006
  Executive Gift-Giving Etiquette
Charleston Regional Business Journal
9/18/2006
  Tea is part of almost every culture in the world….but what about in America?
Tea House Times Magazine
9/1/2006
  Handshaking 101
Career World Magazine
9/1/2006
  Unbridaled Excess
Charleston Weddings Magazine
8/10/2006
  Of Course it's hot, it's summer...Glisten if you must, but no hugs, please
The Post and Courier
8/9/2006
  Sticky Beauty Situations- SOLVED!
Quick and Simple Magazine
8/1/2006
  Notable Manners
The State Paper, Columbia, SC
7/6/2006
  Pinkie Up?
The Tea HouseTimes Magazine
7/1/2006
  Amercia's Best Mannered City
Chicago Tribune
6/14/2006
  Knowing business etiquette can improve career success
Augusta Chronicle
4/30/2006
  Etiquette coach nice despite me
Post and Courier
3/8/2006
  Is it better to regift than toss?
The Post and Courier Newspaper
12/26/2005
  Bountiful times for gift-list industry
Cape Cod online
12/18/2005
  Ask America's Ultimate Experts
Woman's World Magazine
12/13/2005
  Girls group gets expert etiquette tips
Fayetteville Observer On-line
12/6/2005
  Holiday Office Etiquette
Marie Claire Magazine
12/1/2005
  Put your best hand forward: Get a grip on a professional handshake
The Post and Courier
11/22/2005
  Places to Go and People to See
Charleston Magazine
9/1/2005
  To wear or not to wear: A flip flop flap
The State Newspaper, Columbia, SC
7/24/2005
  The New TV Dinner
Wall Street Journal
7/22/2005
  Missed Manners
Boatus Magazine
7/1/2005
  Can You Hear Me now? Yes, unfortunately
The Alpena News, Michigan
6/20/2005
  Man at his best - Answer Fella
Esquire Magazine
6/1/2005
  Do you know the new etiquette?
Women's World Magazine
3/22/2005
  Deciphering the dress code: Choosing appropriate event attire
Charleston Regional Business Journal
3/21/2005
  Manners are her business
High Point Enterprise
1/26/2005
  Whole Lot Of Shakin' Going On
Article published in the Hartford Courant
1/19/2005
  The do's & don'ts of
Today's Chicago Woman
1/1/2005
  How to tactfully return gifts
Article published in the Star Phoenix
12/29/2004
  Here's a tip: Small Gift way to thank service personnel
Article Published in the Post and Courier
12/22/2004
  How much hearty at the office party?
The Charlotte Observer
11/15/2004
  Fifth Annual Lenox Survey Reveals a return to Civility
Lenox Annual Etiquette Survey
9/28/2004
  Event Etiquette
Charleston Magazine
9/1/2004
  Saving Grace
The News and Advance, Lynchburg Virginia
8/22/2004
  More than manners
Article published in the Post and Courier
7/6/2004
  Half staff for a nation in mourning
Article published in the Summerville Journal
6/11/2004
  Man sees red over display of flag at Torrance Center
Daily Breeze Newspaper, CA
6/9/2004
  Viewpoint: Elevator Etiquette
Brigham Young University Newsnet
3/24/2004
  Wearing the American Flag
Article Published in the Daniel Island News
3/9/2004
  J.Lo's split decision: What about the ring?
Article published in the Charlotte News and Observer
1/30/2004
  Got Good Manners?...then you've got a ticket to success!
Woman's World Magazine
1/20/2004
  Britney's Bridal Consequences
Article published on Eonline
1/6/2004
  Happy holidays are in the cards
Cape Cod Times, MA
12/23/2003
  Rude Awakenings
Article published on ABCnews.com
12/2/2003
  Have Americans Forgotten Their Manners?
ABC News
12/2/2003
  Don't fret over gift etiquette
Article Published in The State Newspaper, Columbia, SC
11/27/2003
  How to be a popular dinner guest
Article published in the Summerville Journal Scene
11/26/2003
  Business party invitations and RSVP's
Article published in the County Seat, Hackensack, NJ
11/1/2003
  Fast- Paced World Makes Expressing Thanks All The More Important
NAFA Fleet Executive Magazine
11/1/2003
  Trick or Treat....Halloween Monsters can have saintly manners
Article published in the Summerville Journal Scene
10/29/2003
  Annual Lenox Etiquette Survey
Article published in many publications nationwide
10/22/2003
  Power to the tea
Article published in The Business Journal of the Triad, NC
10/3/2003
  E-mail Etiquette Goes Global
Article published in the South Carolina Business Journal
10/1/2003
  Napkin Etiquette
Article Published in the Summerville Journal Scene
9/27/2003
  Tips for a terrific tailgate
Article published in The Charlotte Observer, NC
8/30/2003
  Tailgate time is no time to forget little Courtesies
Article published in the Summerville Journal Scene
8/20/2003
  Charleston parlays its high charm quotient
Article Published in The Holland Sentinel, Michigan
7/27/2003
  Etiquette rules apply to cell phone owners
Article published in the Business review section of the Post and Courier
7/14/2003
  Construction, slow drivers no excuse for road rudeness
Article published on the Summerville Journal Scene
7/2/2003
  Man at his best - Answer Fella
Article Published in Esquire Magazine
7/1/2003
  Right gift for housewarming
Article published in the Sunspot.net a division of theBaltimore Sun
6/29/2003
  Protocol of seating important to successful business dealings
Article published in the Business Review section of the Post and Courier
6/2/2003
  Dating Etiquette....Again
Article published in the Summerville Journal Scene
5/9/2003
  South Carolina Polite Society
Article published in the Sunspot.net a division of the Baltimore Sun
5/4/2003
  Etiquette Manners- part two
Article published in the Spartanburg Herald Journal
4/23/2003
  Etiquette Manners - part one
Article published in the Spartanburg-Herald Journal
4/16/2003
  Appreciate kind gestures in business, social settings
Article published in the Business review section of the Post and Courier
4/14/2003
  Hats off to those who wear them properly
Article published in The Summerville Journal Scene
3/28/2003
  Tips for treatment for those with disabilities
Article Published in the Business Review Section of the Post and Courier
3/17/2003
  Don't avoid shaking hands
Article published in The Beacon Journal, Ohio
3/15/2003
  Better Mind Your Manners, or a Web Site Will
Aricle published in the New York Times
3/13/2003
  Ask for a favor
Article published in Women's Day Magazine
3/4/2003
  Cordial manners can enhance entertainment outings
Article published in the Summerville Journal
2/14/2003
  Gowns, ceremonies simpler the second time
Article published in the Northern Virginia Daily
1/29/2003
  Help! Is it Dr., Mrs. or Ms?
Article published in the Summeville Journal
1/10/2003
  Etiquette a guide for giving
Article Published in the Business Review section of the Post and Courier
12/9/2002
  Business holiday greeting cards
Article published in the Summerville Journal
12/6/2002
  Thanksgiving dinner dining table
Article published in the Summerville Journal Scene
11/8/2002
  Holiday office parties: business or pleasure?
Article published in the Charleston Business Regional Journal
11/4/2002
  The market's down, but manners are up
Published in many publications nationwide
10/17/2002
  Experts: Manners can affect profits
Ariticle published in the Arizona Business Gazette
10/17/2002
  Sportsmanship...good manners in the game
Article Published in the Summerville Journal Scene
10/16/2002
  Cell Phone Etiquette
Article published on Staples.com
9/15/2002
  Flight security...mile high manners
Article published in the Summeville Journal Scene
9/6/2002
  Good Etiquette helps boost effectiveness of any meeting
Article published in the Post and Courier
8/19/2002
  Meeting trends: the business of
Article published in the Charleston Regional Business Journal
8/12/2002
  Smoking or non...how to mind your manners
Article published in the Summerville Journal Scene
8/9/2002
  International protocol is essential tool for global businesspeople
Article Published in the South Carolina Business Journal
8/1/2002
  Social Etiquette in business builds reputation of respect for customers
Article Published in the Post and Courier
7/15/2002
  The Business meal: tips and advice
Article published in the Charleston Regional Business Journal
7/15/2002
  Star Spangle Banner Manners
Article Published in the Summerville Journal Scene
6/28/2002
  Wedding Etiquette - The Second Time Around
Article Published in Capturing the Spirit of the Carolinas Magazine
6/13/2002
  Never underestimate power of complimenting someone
Article published in The Post and Courier
6/10/2002
  Boating Etiquette for Guests on Board
Article Published in the Summerville Journal Scene
6/5/2002
  Boating Etiquette
Article Published in the Summerville Journal Scene
5/8/2002
  Bone Crusher or dead fish? Your Handshake Is Your Signature
Article published in the South Carolina Business Journal
5/1/2002
  Small talk important part of building business
Article Published in The Post and Courier
4/8/2002
  Campers Leave the S'mores at home
Article published in The Island Packet
3/31/2002
  The Other Front Door
Article Published in the Summerville Journal Scene
3/27/2002
  Cultivated Voice, Cultivates Good Impression
Article published in the Post and Courier
3/18/2002
  Whats in a name....Knowing when to use honorifics
Article Published in the Summeville Journal Scene
2/27/2002
  Body language can say more than the spoken word
Article published in the Post and Courier
2/11/2002
  Golf and the game of life
Article published in the Spirit of the Carolinas Magazine
1/30/2002
  Business Power Teas
Article Published in the Summerville Journal Scene
1/30/2002
  You Can Make a Difference
Article Published in the Summerville Journal Scene
12/28/2001
  Written Thank-yous can be well worth the effort, ink
Article published in the Post and Courier
12/10/2001
  Patients are customers too
Article Published in Carolina Healthcare Business Magazine
12/7/2001
  Business Card Etiquette
Article Published on the Pharmrep.com
12/1/2001
  Gratuity Not Included
Article Published in Working Mothers Magazine
12/1/2001
  Techno etiquette, not...high tech no etiquette...what a difference a space makes
Article published in the Summerville Journal Scene
11/9/2001
  Manners Maketh Man
Article published in Capturing the Spirit of the Carolinas Magazine
10/12/2001
  Flag Code Outlines Patriotic Protocol
Article Published in The State Paper
9/22/2001
  O say does that star spangled banner yet wave....you bet it does
Article published in the Summerville Journal Scene
9/21/2001
  The business of business etiquette
Article published in the Post and Courier
8/19/2001
  Your Handshake
Article published in the Summerville Journal Scene
7/27/2001
  Mind Your Manners at the Spa
Article Published in Spa Management Magazine
6/1/2001
  Mind Your Manners, Expert Says
Article published in The Summerville Journal Scene
2/23/2001
  Customer Service Is Not A Department....It's An Attitude
Article published in The Charleston Business Regional Journal
8/28/2000
  Good Business Mandates Good Manners
Article published in the Charleston Regional Business Journal
4/24/2000

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