Dining Etiquette

It’s Not Lunch… It’s Business – Dining Etiquette Workshop

  http://forajulproductions.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/ItNotLunchItsBusiness_Jules-Hirst.mp4 In the world of business it is common to conduct interviews and/or meetings in a professional dining setting. The way you present yourself can either make or break the deal. Empower yourself with the confidence to land the “perfect deals over meals.” Join us for a 3 course meal as Jules Martinez Hirst of Etiquette Consulting Inc guides us through perfecting Deals over Meals Topics Include: Host Duties Guest Duties Napkin Etiquette Seating Charts The Dining Experience: Tools of the Table American vs. Continental Styles of Dining Tipping [...]

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Perfecting Deals over Meals Workshop

In the world of business it is common to conduct interviews and/or meetings in a professional dining setting. The way you present yourself can either make or break the deal. Empower yourself with the confidence to land the “perfect deals over meals.” Join us for a 3 course meal as Jules Martinez Hirst of Etiquette Consulting Inc guides us through perfecting Deals over Meals Topics Include: Host Duties Guest Duties Napkin Etiquette Seating Charts The Dining Experience: Tools of the Table American vs. Continental Styles of Dining Tipping [...]

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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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Etiquette for Dinner Parties

Here is a great video by Australia’s top entertaining experts revealing their dinner party success secrets. *Fifty years ago there were clear etiquette rules. For example, don’t remove your sports coat or smoke your pipe around women, and never discuss personal affairs in public. But things have changed. Today, people air their dirty laundry on Twitter and the sexes are relatively equal in relationships and business. You can no longer be sure whether you’ll be scoffed at or thanked for opening a [...]

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e-Book 10 Things to Remember at the Dinner Table

Eating in any social setting may result in mishaps. Sign up today and receive our FREE e-Book “10 Things to Remember at the Dinning Table.” These tips are taken from our eBook “A Guide to Navigating the Dinner Table Graciously.” Use the following tips to steer yourself out of common mishaps that can occur at the dinner table. Simply enter your name and email and after confirming your subscription, you will receive your e-Book “10 Things to Remember at the Dinner Table” [...]

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Manners Monday: Family Meals are More than Teachable Moments

During my Bringing Manners Home workshop, I utilize teachable moments for parents to teach their children manners at home.  During the module “Family Meals: Table Manners for Kids, Teens and Adults,” we cover proper utensil placement, table conversation, how to properly hold your utensils (after all, if  you, the parent, hold them like garden tools what do you think your children are going to do? ) and the difference between dining out and dining at home.  We also cover [...]

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Upcoming Events: Finishing School For the 21st Century Dining & Social Etiquette for Children

best mac antivirus software Manners are a lost art in today’s society because children are spending more and more time in front of their televisions and their computers and losing out on social interaction. What these youths do not know is that good manners are a skill that can provide an advantage in the business world as well as in their daily life. Some of the topics covered in social etiquette include: Presentation Skills First Impressions/Appearance Body language Introductions and handshakes Please, Thank You and [...]

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Business Etiquette_Deals over Meals_etiquette expert Jules Hrist

Business Etiquette: Mastering Meal Time Interviews

You applied for a job, made it through a cou­ple of inter­views and now they want to take you and may­be the final can­di­dates to lunch.  Are your table man­ners up to par?  If the posi­tion you are apply­ing for requires you to wine and dine with clients chances are they are tak­ing you to lunch to check out your table eti­quette. Your typ­i­cal inter­view may include: 1. Lis­ten­ing to the interviewer 2. Answer­ing his/her questions 3. Ask­ing intel­li­gent questions 4. Appear­ing relaxed Now, throw [...]

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Teen Manner Class

Upcoming Events: Modern Day Finishing School For the 21st Century For Teens – Summer Course

Manners are a lost art in today’s society because children are spending more and more time in front of their televisions and their computers and losing out on social interaction. What these teens do not know is that good manners are a skill that can provide an advantage in the business world as well as in their daily life. We meet every Monday for 2weeks Some of the topics covered in social etiquette include: Presentation Skills First Impressions/Appearance Body language Introductions and handshakes Please, Thank [...]

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Upcoming Events: Mastering Table Manners

Summer is filled with family dinners, weddings, graduations and bbqs.  Do you find yourself still asking, “Which is my bread plate?” or “Which fork do I use?”If you answered yes to either of these questions, don’t worry, you can polish your dining skills by attending “Mastering Your Table Manners.” This course will teach you the rules of appropriate social and dining etiquette. Mastering Your Table Manners is a 90 minute course that gives you the confidence to Master that next dinner [...]

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