Emily Post training and consultation services are available for groups, businesses and individuals. Choose from trainer trainings, seminars, live-online workshops, and self-paced online courses, to best meet your etiquette training needs. Every live session is customized for the client and built from our extensive menu of training topics.
The Awesome Etiquette podcast is a weekly Q&A show where hosts, (cousins, and co-presidents of the Emily Post Institute,) Lizzie Post and Dan Post Senning answer audience questions, tackle etiquette topics in detail and salute good etiquette witnessed by the Awesome Etiquette audience.
The Emily Post Institute Inc. is a fifth generation family business that has been promoting etiquette based on consideration, respect and honesty since Emily Post wrote her first book ETIQUETTE in 1922. Today we offer a wide range of books, online resources, training programs for all ages and topics, a weekly podcast and a selection of greeting cards and paper products.
If this happens before you announce your attendants' names, or before the programs have been printed, you may ask someone else. It is incorrect to ask anyone to fill in at the last minute, as it may make the fill-in feel second-best, but there are exceptions. For example, you might ask a close friend who would understand and would be honored to help out. However, it is fine to simply have one less bridesmaid, even if it means there won't be the same number of bridesmaids and groomsmen.