Spike Mafford / Getty Images You are attending a dinner party and see the above place setting before you. What dish do you eat with the left fork? x Preto_perola / Getty Images Dessert LeszekCzerwonka / Getty Images Salad Spike Mafford / Getty Images Main entree OlegShishkunov / Getty Images You get an invite to a bridal shower. You're not sure you want to commit to going or not. What do you do? x Don't go to the event RSVP no Wait to RSVP until you've decided alien185 / Getty Images In which of the following instances is it acceptable NOT to send a thank you note? x John Howard / Getty Images Getting invited to a party Tom Merton / Getty Images After a job interview mustafaU / Getty Images Receiving a birthday gift DeanDrobot / Getty Images You are going to a show with a friend and it begins at 7:00. You can't find the right outfit, so you're running a little behind. You... x Text your friend that you will be a little late. Decide your outfit doesn't matter and leave with just enough time to make it by 7. They'll understand, you take your time to get ready and grab a snack before you leave. monkeybusinessimages / Getty Images What topic is generally off-limits at a party? x Adam Gault / Getty Images Money Chris Ryan / Getty Images Religion Siri Stafford / Getty Images Work Robert Daly / Getty Images Celebrities kzenon / Getty Images A coworker's parent has passed away. You... x You console them at work. You send flowers and a card. You post a message on their Facebook wall. You attend the funeral. Robert Daly / Getty Images Which of the following has no place in a work email? x aleepiskin / Getty Images Emojis yukipon / Getty Images Exclamation marks! Getty Images / Getty Images Personal information ALL CAPS demaerre / Getty Images You are having coffee with a friend and get an important text. x You check the text and read it to your friend so she doesn't feel excluded. You put your phone away so as not to be distracted. You ignore the text. You apologize and quickly read and respond to the message. zoff-photo / Getty Images You're waiting to get on an elevator and the door opens. You... x Get on and ask the elevator which floors they need. Wait for people get off the elevator Follow suit of whoever you are standing with Get on the elevator Paul Bradbury / Getty Images When is gossip acceptable? x When you're with your closest friends. As long as the person you're speaking about is not present. Never!