Presence & Politesse

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Our March 2021 course is now full. We invite you to join us this May for a 5-week adult etiquette series held each Tuesday beginning May 4, 2021. Receive a certificate via mail upon completion of our series.

Training is held live via Zoom platform

Led by Crystal L. Bailey

Savoir-Vivre & Social Graces | May 4 – 7:00 PM EST

Savoir-vivre is defined as one’s ability to live life well with intelligent enjoyment, meeting every situation with poise, good manners, and elegance. Topics include: Presentation & Introductions, Poise, Posture & Deportment, Social Graces & Tact, Choosing elegant speech, Making Small Talk, Host & Guest Duties


Executive Presence & Dress Codes | May 11 – 7:00 PM EST

Executive Presence is the professional “it factor”. Learn the elements of executive presence and how you can use them to enhance your professional credibility, communications and charisma. Channel your communications through precise, positive and powerful language. 

Special Guest – Bespoke Neapolitan suiting brand X of Pentacles


Next-Level Networking & Digital First Impressions | May 18 – 7:00 PM EST

Many of us step into a networking event thinking, “what can I get out of this?”, but we’ve go it all wrong. Learn how to become an asset and “super-connector” in any room. From cocktail parties to professional networking events, you will be able to work any room with ease.  

In today’s society, our online image is very often the first impression. Learn the new rules of Zoom and video conferencing, telephone, and voicemail etiquette. Along with how to email “like a boss” and refine your digital brand and networking skills.


The Art of the Table & Wine Tasting| May 25 – 7:00 PM EST

Hospitality for Dinner & Cocktail Parties, Seating Plans, and The Art of the Table, Laying the Table, Wine Tasting* with featured French wine expert Matthieu Ventelon of Hedonia.

(wine flight included)


Fine Dining Experience | June 1 – 7:00 PM EST

More than choosing the correct fork, fine dining is a unique art form. Whether hosting a dinner party or dining for business, this lesson targets the ins and outs of fine dining for business. Learn the silent codes and unwritten rules that can make any dining experience a success.

Tuition 400 USD

Join us this May for our next 5-week series of Presence & Politesse. Begins May 4, 2021.

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