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The Importance of Conduct

The Importance of Conduct

If you don't make a good first impression, chances are that you could lose out a on a good job or contract.

The way your child carries and conducts herself is important, not just on a personal front but on a professional front as well. Good manners speak a lot about a person's personality and breeding, and it gives others an insight into her nature and capabilities. This insight may or may not be accurate, but it is a fact that people judge others on the way they appear outwardly.

First Impressions

Consciously or sub-consciously, most of us lay a lot of emphasis on first impressions, especially with regard to business matters. In personal matters, we often find that we don't like someone at first, but then as we get to know them better we warm up to them. However, the business and corporate worlds don't function in the same manner. If you don't make a good first impression, chances are that you could lose out a on a good job or contract.

Public Relations

The field of public relations is growing in importance. It's all about the image now. So if your child ever wants a job in public relations, her image will matter as well. Only if she presents a good image of herself, will she be able to portray a good image of the brand she represents.


If your child knows that she conducts herself well, with class and aplomb, naturally her confidence and self-esteem will grow. She will have more faith in herself and in her abilities, and this faith will show through in her dealings. Remember, confidence begets confidence, and a person who is self-confident will cause others to have confidence in her.


Confident people are more attractive to others. You do not need to be an attention seeker to come across as confident. An ability to hold yourself well, walk erect, have an intelligent conversation, not stutter too much, speak slowly and surely, and look the other person in the eye when talking is also attractive. Of course, everybody has their own little quirks, which make them even more attractive - so if you stammer a little, or fidget, or play with your hair, it doesn't make you less attractive, and, as long as you present an overall image of confidence, these little quirks make you even more appealing.


It is important to lay emphasis on teaching your child impeccable manners. A person with good manners is a polished human being, and all of us tend to look at such a person in an appreciative light. If your son stands up when being introduced to a lady, says please and thank you often, and has impeccable manners, he will naturally create a good first impression. Also, children with good manners come across as more self assured and confident, since they find their voice easier. A child who has not been taught to say thank you out loud, may shy away from doing the same. A child that is constantly encouraged to thank others when need be, to say please before asking for something, and to apologise immediately on causing inconvenience to others has learnt how to say the right thing at the right time, and so he appears more confident.

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Ravina.6 years ago
The sentence ‘A person who is self-confident will cause others to have confidence in her’ is very much true. Making a kid to grow into a self-confident person is very much important in this competitive world. I understood this clearly when I went for kid’s admission in Orchids International School, Bangalore. The teacher who interviewed my kid was not keen on her answers rather she was cautious on her confidence level. It was quite appreciable and as expected my kid grown into a confident person than before.
Sudha.11 years ago
we should teach our child good manners, it start from house. i am a housewife, i always teach my daughter how to behave with other people out side our house and how to respect our grandparents. because one day she has to become a responsible citizen of india.....
Bhavana.11 years ago
i think this article is so right in every way, i have a 2 year old and i have taught her to say thank you, you are welcome, please and sorry and believe me it really has made a good impression!!!!
greta.11 years ago
right on!!
mitch.11 years ago
i think good manners is a must to everybody,not only for children but also for adults.good manners leads a that people will respect you,good manners meaks you looking more professional.
sireesha.11 years ago
actually teaching good manners starts from house right from the day one ie the day we born slowly mother should tell after that in school we should learn full deciple in school only
chezin.11 years ago
i think good manner is must to everybody especially for is leads of that people will respect and also makes you looking proffesional.
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rubi ann.11 years ago
good manners make people especially children to be more respectful having a good dignity and morality......
rubi ann
rubi ann.11 years ago
good manners make people especially children to be more respectful having a good dignity and morality......
pppp.11 years ago
good conduct is the way to teach something to some should in every person.
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