Professional Development Workshops
Polishing Your Virtual Presence
Regular use of the Internet and is probably a way of life for you, as electronic communication makes it easier to connect with coworkers, clients, family, and friends. The constant availability of e-mail, social and professional networking web sites, smartphones, and other tools has blurred the line between work and home to the point where your online activities at home may have an impact on your company and your employment. For this reason, it is important to be aware of your virtual presence, the proper way to build a successful virtual network, conducting yourself professionally online, and social media etiquette. This Workshop you will learn about some generally accepted best practices for social networking sites and learn how to have a successful professional presence online.
Networking for Success
Most of us have felt uncomfortable meeting new people at some time in our life, but being comfortable doing so in a professional setting is key to a successful business. This workshop will teach you how to properly hand out a business card, tactfully initiate and end conversations, and more!
Mastering Etiquette Essentials for a Professional Workplace
A workplace where everyone is treated with professionalism and respect is essential to the success of any shared office space, but we all know that sometimes our close quarters can make for some tricky interactions. In this workshop, learn how to work courteously and efficiently with co-workers who may not see eye-to-eye with you, or how to communicate politely with someone who constantly heats up smelly foods in the office kitchen! All these tips will contribute to a more friendly and respectful workplace.
Business Dining Etiquette and beyond
Whether at corporate conferences, galas, or any professional meeting involving food, how we conduct business and dine at the same time can be a careful balancing act. Learn how to entertain guests and how to conduct business professionally and competently while still enjoying your meal.