As a Gentleman Would Say: Responses to Life's Important (and Sometimes Awkward) Situations (Google eBook)

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Thomas Nelson Inc, Jan 9, 2012 - Reference - 208 pages
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On any given day, a man is faced with situations that demand a response. He runs into a friend who was recently fired . . . His date canÆt seem to pry herself away from a texting conversation during dinner . . . Someone at his gym routinely monopolizes the equipment . . . He finds himself in a nearly unintelligible conversation with a client who has a thick foreign accent. In each of these scenarios, there are distinct responses that can determine the outcomeùfor better or worse.

Knowing what to say is essential, because regardless of how many doors he opens or how often he remembers to bring a bottle of wine for the hostess, a gentlemanÆs reputation is often established on his ability to communicate. In this updated version of As a Gentleman Would Say, John Bridges and Bryan Curtis offer simple reminders and new ideas for any man who is eager to navigate the obstacle course of his own words.

  

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User Review  - Adedotun Adefolalu - Goodreads

Oh!!! What a beautiful read! I especially enjoyed the practical approach in describing the various life situations. Now I'm scouting for other titles in the series. Read full review

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About the author (2012)

John Bridges, author of How to Be a Gentleman, is also the coauthor, with Bryan Curtis, of seven other volumes in the best-selling GentleManners series. He is a frequent guest on television and radio news programs, always championing gentlemanly behavior in modern society. Bridges has appeared on the Today Show, the Discovery Channel, and CBS Sunday Morning, and has been profiled in People magazine and the New York Times.

Bryan Curtis is an author and the president of Dance Floor Books. He is the author/coauthor and editor of more than 25 books, including My South, My Southern Food, Classic Wisdom for the Good Life, Classic Wisdom for the Professional Life, and the popular GentleManners series.

 

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