SA_Swan Children’s Etiquette
SA_Swan

Children’s Etiquette

Social Building Blocks for Today’s Children
and Dining Skills

The class is organized into 3 sessions at 3725 Castle Drive and final dining tutorial at Ridgewood Country Club


Everyday Etiquette Program
4 1-hour classes touching upon all subjects listed with the last class being a 3-course meal and dining tutorial at Ridgewood Country Club. A workbook is included.
$100 per student


Dining Tutorial
3-hour program including basic social skills and a 3-course meal.
$75 per student


For group pricing or one day workshops, or to register, please contact me.

Ps & Qs

My children’s classes are divided into 3 groups: Everyday Etiquette for Children, including both dining and basic social skills; Children’s Etiquette for Today, an in-depth class covering all social skills; and, Dining Skills for Children.

What your child will learn:

  • How to introduce him/herself with confidence
  • The importance of standing for all introductions
  • The value of a smile and eye contact
  • To shake hands with ease
  • How to introduce others
  • How to respond when introduced to an adult, peer
  • How to remember names
  • How to address grown ups
  • The importance of kindness
  • How to write a thank you note
  • How to use good telephone etiquette
  • How to use good table manners and use a napkin correctly
  • How to eat soup correctly
  • How to hold a knife and fork and cut correctly
  • How to eat in the American Style
  • How to eat in the Continental Style
  • Toasting
  • Where to place silverware when resting and finished
  • The etiquette of public places
  • How to handle I pods. I touches, headphones etc……
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SA_Hat Teen Etiquette
SA_Hat

Teen Etiquette

Friendly introductions


Dining and dating


Etiquette to Confidence Program
4 1-hour classes touching upon all subjects listed with the last class being a 3-course meal and dining tutorial at Ridgewood Country Club. A workbook is included.
$100 per student


Dining Tutorial
3-hour program including basic social skills and a 3-course meal.
$75 per student


For group pricing or one day workshops, or to register, please contact me.

Etiquette to Confidence

“Etiquette to Confidence” (the word “Etiquette” in French means ticket) So, it’s a play on words….. “a ticket to confidence”…… get it?

What your child will learn:

  • Introducing him/herself with confidence
  • Eye Contact
  • How to shake hands
  • Where to place name tags
  • Remembering Names
  • Responding when introduced
  • Introducing friends
  • How to address adults
  • Phone Manners (yes, the cell phone)
  • How to handle technology appropriately
  • Conversation skills
  • The etiquette of public places
  • How to be a great host/guest at a party
  • The art of thank you notes
  • Receiving line basics

Dining Skills for teens include all of the dining skills listed in Ps and Qs section but goes into more detail of dining in a restaurant, menus, being seated, dating, etc………..

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SA_Flatware Collegiate Level
SA_Flatware

Collegiate Level

Job Search Skills


Professional Dining


One-on-one consultation, $100 per hour


For a group dining tutorial and social skills workshop, or to register, please contact me.

Outclass the Competition

Employment and you ~ preparing for a job search

This is a curriculum designed for young people searching for a job. It includes preparation, steps, resume writing, applications, dress and presentation, interview skills and on the job success tips

Professional Dining Savvy

This program helps young professionals know how to conduct themselves successfully while dining in the business/interview arena. This course will teach you skills that you can put to use immediately!

The program includes:

  • Invitations
  • Host and Guest Duties
  • Taking your seat
  • Napkin etiquette
  • Toasting Savvy
  • When to start eating
  • Silverware savvy
  • Posture at the table
  • Excusing yourself
  • Place settings
  • Styles of eating
  • Tipping
  • Dining dos and donts
  • Eating various foods
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SA_5starsTall Professional Business Savvy
SA_5starsTall

Professional Business Savvy

Great First Impressions


Working the Room


$100 per hour for private consultation.


To organize a group class, please contact me.

This program helps young professionals use business etiquette as a powerful tool that gives one cutting edge in the business arena. The course will teach you skills you can use immediately.

The program includes…

  • The 3 New R’s
  • Eye contact
  • Savvy Introductions
  • Etiquette Savvy
  • Soft skills
  • Introducing others
  • Forms of address
  • Remembering names
  • Business card savvy
  • Handshaking
  • How to make an entrance and work the room
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SA_5starsTall Business Etiquette
SA_5starsTall

Business Etiquette

The Etiquette Advantage in Business


Building Successful Relationships


For a business consulation on any or all subjects in this area, I charge $100 per hour consulting fee.


To organize a group workshop, please contact me.

85% of your job success is directly connected to your people skills. This is based on research conducted by Harvard University, The Carnegie Foundation & the Stanford Research Institute.

THIS PROGRAM INCLUDES

  • Business Communications: Using technology to build relationships
    (email, voicemail, blackberry & iPhone use)
  • Relationship Management
  • Workplace Etiquette
  • Business Social Functions (working the room)
  • Enhancing your Image: Business Dress for Success, professional attire
  • The 24/7 professional
  • How to conduct & take part in the MOST effective business meetings
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SA_5starsTall Business Dining
SA_5starsTall

Business Dining

Classic Dining Etiquette


When in Rome… (or Beijing)


A business dining tutorial is $500 for any number of participants. This does not include the meal itself.

You will learn:

  • How to make a dining experience work to your advantage in business
  • The ABC’s of dining, for both American and Continental styles
  • Business entertaining, including protocol of receiving lines, gift-giving, and tipping

How to Succeed in the International Arena

This seminar was developed specifically for US-based business persons wanting to conduct business abroad.

Dine Like A Diplomat

This program helps you feel confident dining anywhere in the world with finesse and poise.

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