Format 115x165 Hardcover
EUR 12,90 / sFr 22,70
published in Februar 2008
May I do this? Serious answers to dubious questions.
It can always get more embarrassing...
Accept my advice: Read this book – it’s fun!
There are plenty of books on etiquette and good manners, but who can help you out in really tricky situations? This book – it focuses on some basic settings and gives expert advice on how to avoid the most common faux pas.
It addresses serious issues like:
May I, as a reputable businessman, use a ring tone on my cell phone? If yes, which one?
May I help a lady who’s getting up in front of me for standing ovations at the opera if here dress has become wedged between her buttocks?
May I load CDs on my iPod before giving them to friends as Christmas presents?
May I deliberately kill a healthy, but exuberantly growing plant? If yes, how?
Roger Köppel was born in Zurich in 1965. He is a journalist and chief editor and publisher of Swiss newspaper Die Weltwoche. Before, he has worked as chief editor for German daily newspaper Die Welt.