Learn Holiday Etiquette Over a 4-Course Lunch at The Ritz
Whether you're planning on being a host or a guest this holiday season, this 2-hr program will teach you proper etiquette for the holidays to insure you're prepared! Enjoy a 4-course meal included with the class, at The Ritz Carlton while going over everything from how to write an invitation, to dining skills for both hosts and guests, plus much much more! Upon finishing the class, students will receive a certificate of completion. WHEN: - 1-3pm Sunday, November 8th (Sign-up & cancelation deadline November 2nd) - 1-3pm Sunday, November 15th (Sign-up & cancelation deadline November 9nd) Some of the topics to be covered: HOSTS DUTIES: - Is party casual get together or more formal? - How long from beginning to end - Where will the party be? Home or Restaurant? - Plan well. How to prepare a guest list. - Dining Etiquette for a 4 course meal. - At Home or in a Restaurant What is the difference between CONTINENTAL OR AMERICAN STYLE dining skills - How to give a toast - How to give allocate your attention to guests GUESTS DUTIES: - How to RSVP - When to arrive - Technology Protocol: What to do with the cell phone or iPad? - Protocol For Shaking Hands - Introductions and Remembering Names. - Dining Do's and Don'ts - The Art of Mingling - Thank You Notes
Carol Lynn is a graduate of the Protocol School of Washington, DC, the nations’ most respected institution of etiquette training. Her experience is from years of interviewing Dentists in the dental community, in order to learn the “business of dentistry”. While she was CEO and President of Dental Team Unlimited in MD, DC and VA, Carol interviewed potential employees for the dental arena. By instructing dental candidates how to present themselves professionally and with etiquette for a potential position in a dental office, she now offers her expertise to the total business world. For 15 years she has been an event planner for Profit groups. 15 years prior to that she planned events for Not for Profit groups. Her negotiations with Hotels and restaurants have been extremely helpful while organizations have thrived. While in the pharmaceutical and financial service industry of her career and residing in Maryland for 17 years, Carol was a frequent instructor at the top Ivy League Universities in the Northeast. This included Harvard, Tufts, Boston U., NYU, Columbia, U of MD, VA Tech., Yale and U.Conn.
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