Business Discussion with clients over brunch, lunch or dinner is the business trend. Putting your best foot forward while meeting with potential clients is a must, and so are the table manners when it comes to having a good impression. Let’s face it, no one can stand someone eating with their mouth open and making a mess out of themselves at the dining table, this can also hurt the business.
With our Fun and interactive Dining etiquette training, learn to graciously carry yourself at dining meetings and parties, important table manners and how to show respect to the host and other guests.
the art of the table
An executive hands-on session where you will learn to set and manoeuvre a formal table setting, understand European table décor, comprehend the differences between English and French table manners and upgrade your international dining skills. Learn the protocol rules for international placement variations as well as usage of tricky utensils such as the escargot holder, fruit cutlery, coupes vs flutes etc.
elegant formal dining tutorial
A unique hands-on luncheon course tutorial in the private dining room of a 5-star hotel on your location. You will master the complex techniques of refined dining from taking your seat to properly slicing the cheese, passing the Port, and mastering the fruit course – with knife and fork…prepare to be amused. Special attention will be given to decoding the nuances of English vs French dining styles, as well as various dos and don’ts around the globe.
THE ART AND ETIQUETTE OF ENGLISH AFTERNOON TEA
Afternoon Tea is a British institution, one bound with codes for the uninitiated, which once mastered, is highly enjoyable. Learn the differences between cream tea, afternoon tea, high tea and royal tea whilst gaining insight into the origins and traditions of teatime. This is a delightful hands-on tutorial including an elegant 4-course tea meal.
ONE TO ONE
Free consultations available for companies to tailor a bespoke workshop that suits their needs.