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Free Networking Etiquette Workshop

 Join me for a FREE Networking Etiquette Workshop Join me on April 30th for a Networking Etiquette Workshop Below are a few of the topics we will be covering: Breaking into conversations Escaping the “Chatty Kathy” with ease and grace What does your handshake say about you? The Business Card Deadly Networking mistakes to avoids The Follow up Details: Date: April 30th, 2014 Time: 6:00 – 7:00 PM Location: 13250 E. Philadelphia St., Whittier, CA 90601 R.S.V.P. at: 562-945-3904 Your Investment: Free

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Holiday Mingle: Networking like a pro

Holiday Mingle: Networking like a pro The holiday season is made up of numerous social and business events; it is a perfect time to work on your BLT Factor (believability, likeability and trustworthiness). Developing your BLT Factor will help you add to your contacts and expand your network. Join me on October 28th for Holiday Mingle: Networking like a Pro We will cover the following: Breaking into conversations Escaping the “Chatty Kathy” with ease and grace Perfecting your Elevator Pitch What does your handshake say about you? Maintaining [...]

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Business Etiquette: Should a Senator eat ribs with the President?

Today I had the privilege of speaking to reporter Adriene Hill of the Maketplace on manners and the business meal, along with the audio clip that aired earlier today on KCRW  we discussed “Should a Senator eat ribs with the President?  Well… not quite we discussed Business Meals, she also wrote the following.  Enjoy. how to get your ex boyfriend back *President Obama isn't just sitting at conference tables with Republicans in Congress these days, he's sitting down at the dinner [...]

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First Lady’s Action Is Speaking Louder Than Words

In my etiquette workshops, I stress the importance of being aware of body language. These days every phone is equipped with both a video and still camera, so you never know who might be looking, recording or snapping pictures of you and your actions. how to get her back Case in point, at Monday's post-inaugural luncheon, First Lady Michelle Obama was caught rolling her eyes at Speaker John Boehner.  Although there is no audio of what was said, it has been [...]

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Office Holiday Party – A Road Map to Success

The first rule of the office holiday party is attendance is mandatory .  Even if you hate the holidays or hate parties, this is a business opportunity that can’t be missed.  As such, you need to step outside your normal group of co-workers and talk to as many people as possible.  Your next opportunity for advancement may be right around the corner and the more people who know you the better your chances. how to get your ex girlfriend back Although you [...]

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Personal Touch for Holiday Cards in Business

When it comes to holiday cards, a personal touch is always appreciated.  You want to thank your colleagues and clients for their patronage during the year.  The best way to do this is to put forth the personal effort to show them that you do appreciate them. As such, take the time to hand write everything.  Hand write a personal note on the card.  Hand write the envelope.  Even if you hire someone to do this for you, handwriting shows [...]

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Business Etiquette Webinar: Building an Exceptional Professional Image

Perception is reality, and what people think is true is true for them. This means your first impression may be the only opportunity you have to get in the door and market yourself. If you do not look and act the part, you will not get past the gatekeeper! In today’s fast-paced world where many people think social interaction is a series of text messages, etiquette still matters–especially when it comes time to get a meaningful job that can [...]

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Manners Monday: Politics and Etiquette 7 Tips on how to talk Politics when the conversation get’s political

Politics is one of those topics that is off limits along with religion, money and sex.  But, with the election just a few weeks away, emotions are running high and there is no escaping the topic. In this week’s Manners Monday video we discuss “7 thing ways to mind your manners when there is no escaping the political conversation.” *Weddings and holidays are risky settings for such potentially divisive conversations, especially among family members who might not be so shy [...]

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Workshop: How to Win Potential Customers With a Handshake

Do handshakes matter? YES, if you want to connect with others and make the best possible impression. Far more than you may realize, we unconsciously judge others by their handshake.  Also, handshaking is a form of non-verbal communication that says SO MUCH about a person. Join me for a FREE workshop “How to Win Potential Customers With a Handshake”  Here are a few of the topics that will be covered: When to Shake Hands Components of a Good Handshake Types of Handshakes Tips for the [...]

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Etiquette Tip: Introductions

When attending an event should we always make the introduction? adobe photoshop software Eti­quette tells us when at an event never assume two peo­ple know each other.  Always make the intro­duc­tion.  The goal when mak­ing intro­duc­tions is to pro­vide infor­ma­tion about each other in order to give you a common ground to carry a conversation.

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