University Etiquette

International Business Etiquette Training for Universities

The job market today is competitive. For students to stand out, they need more than just a good education, they need to be equipped with strong professional and interpersonal skills.

  • Do your students know how to give the right handshake in a job interview?
  • Are your students confident at networking events?
  • Do your students know how to dine with elegance and class for business meetings?

Our University Etiquette programmes are specifically designed to give students the edge. By mastering professional dress, networking, social media, and even dining, students gain the skills for a lifelong professional advantage.

The modules on offer will empower students to feel confident in every day business situations, even across borders.

BUSINESS ETIQUETTE ESSENTIALS – For New Professionals

Business Etiquette Essentials with Executive ImpressionsAt university, your success is determined by your technical skills and knowledge. In the business world, it’s your professional behaviour that makes you stand out. Key topics include:

  • The Importance of First Impressions
  • Professional Dress Basics to Impress
  • Body language to Convey Confidence
  • Handshakes That Connect
  • Meeting and Greeting in Business
  • Small Talk Basics
  • The Art of the Business Card
  • Tips for Remembering Names
  • E-mail Etiquette
  • Social Media Etiquette
  • And more…

To learn more, please contact us.

NETWORKING ETIQUETTE – Mingle With Power

Networking Etiquette with Executive ImpressionsNetworking events can be daunting even for the most experienced professionals. For students just starting out, it’s important to learn the right skills so they can work the room with confidence and class. Key topics include:

  • Preparing for the Networking Event
  • Entering the Room With Impact
  • Introducing Yourself to a Stranger
  • Choosing the Right Group to Talk With
  • Breaking into an Existing Conversation
  • Small Talk Essentials
  • How to Hold a Glass and Shake Hands
  • Handshakes That Connect
  • Business Card Protocol
  • Exiting Gracefully
  • And more…

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Kara has recently released an eBook, titled “The Ultimate Networking Roadmap: Rise Above Fear to Network With Confidence and Class”. Please follow this link to find out more about this eBook

INTERVIEW ETIQUETTE – Interview With Results

Interview Etiquette with Executive ImpressionsA good resume and degree may get you to the interview table, but your professional demeanour is what will get you the job. Key topics include:

  • Preparation Before the Interview
  • Professional Dress for Interviews
  • Relaxation Techniques
  • The Importance of First Impressions
  • Entering the Interview Room
  • Body Language to Look Confident
  • Eye Contact to Connect with Your Interviewer
  • Suitable Questions to Ask
  • Answering Difficult Questions
  • Ending the Interview with Grace
  • How to Craft a Memorable Thank You Note
  • And more…

To learn more, please contact us.

DINING ETIQUETTE – Dine With Class

Dining Etiquette with Executive ImrpessionsBusiness meals are about more than just dining. Job interviews can be won, important relationships can be built, and lasting impressions can be made over a meal. Key topics include:

  • Extending an Invitation
  • Host and Guest Duties
  • Seating Arrangements for Your Guest
  • Navigating Your Place Setting
  • American and Continental Styles of Eating
  • Table Manners
  • Eating Difficult Foods
  • Handling Embarrassing Moments
  • Paying For the Bill
  • And more…

To learn more, please contact us.

The above University Etiquette programs run for 2 hours. If your university has specific requirements, or you would like to concentrate your training on a specific country or culture, customised training programs are also available. Please contact Kara directly for more information.

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