The Demise of the RSVP

What is the value of an RSVP? First a definition: “RSVP is a request for a response from the invited person or people. It is an initialism derived from the French phrase répondez s’il vous plaît, meaning “please respond.” So . . . You’ve invited a group of people, and you are asking them to “RSVP” […]

The RSVP . . .

Tis the season for invitations. Most invitations request an RSVP. Wiki defines RSVP: ” From the French RSVP, réspondez s’il vous plaît, meaning “reply please” or “please respond” The Host(ess) simply wants to know if you’re coming (or not), so appropriate preparations can happen. Without some inkling of a notion as to how many folks are coming, how […]

Your RSVP is your PROMISE!

I think there are a lot of people out there who have no clue what “RSVP” means and therefore don’t know what to do with it when they see it (kinda like going to a fancy restaurant and not knowing what to do with all of those strange looking forks and spoons). or Perhaps, there are people […]