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The Snore of Love

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Obsessed With Fiancé’s Sexual Past

In this week’s video, Prudie counsels a woman who can't seem to get over a particular indiscretion on the part of her future husband.

Back That Seat Up

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

Avoiding E-mail Security Issues with Strong Passwords

I know, I know… Technology can be frustrating! Unfortunately, when faced with techie issues that many users do not understand, they many times choose to trivialize these critical issues in the guise of then not having to deal with them. I see it every day. At least once each week I get frustrated with something […]

Don’t Bring the Pain

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Dad Who’s Deep in the Weed

Prudie counsels a new father who doesn't think he needs to give up his casual pot habit just because he has a child.

5 Ways to Be a Courteous Complainer

When you’ve had a bad day, you may feel as if the world is out to get you. To avoid unnecessary conflict, step back from the situation and evaluate if it’s worth your energy to complain. There’s a difference between a cheeseburger that was slightly overcooked and one that made you sick. Show More Summary

Private Bi

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

Either the Dog Goes …

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

Dial M for Matricide

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No Opening Greeting or Courtesy Closing

Too many think that starting a business e-mail with a nice greeting is trivial or unnecessary. “E-mail is informal — that stuff isn’t necessary!”  You may be able to get away with that train of thought in your personal e-mails; but not with business e-mails. The same group also thinks it not important to include […]

Email Etiquette Tips

Here are my top 7 email etiquette tips to observe when when going away on vacation. The post Email Etiquette Tips appeared first on Jacqueline Whitmore.         Related Stories 8 Ways To Be The Ideal Houseguest Comfort Trumps Style, Why Etiquette Is Falling By the Wayside The Etiquette Expert Meets Miss Manners  

What Goes Around

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

Let Him Eat Cake

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

Inbox Bully

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How To Write the Perfect Thank-You Note

Whenever someone gives you their time, advice, or a helping hand, that’s reason enough to express your gratitude. Here are some tips on how to write the perfect thank-you note from my bestselling book, Business Class: Etiquette Essentials for Success at Work. The post How To Write the Perfect Thank-You Note appeared first on Jacqueline Whitmore.         

Deceitful Airline Passenger

In this week’s video, an able-bodied woman who boards planes early seeks validation from Prudie.

Help my best friend and her family

My best friend's husband was recently diagnosed with Lyme disease. Not only is this close to my heart because I love this family, but my mother in law has Lyme disease and it has crippled her (physically, not emotionally thank goodness). Show More Summary

Good Communications and Black Coffee

Regardless of your level of education the ability to communicate with the written word is a skill that like very few others can help you to reach your goals and strive for your dreams.

A Wee Problem

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

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