Etiquette

On February 20, 2008, The Lett Group will present our popular seminar, Dining Skills for the Savvy Professional at the University Club of Washington, DC. In a fun and interactive atmosphere, learn the skills you need to navigate through casual and formal dining situations....

 I was recently asked about a sterling silver Classic Twelve.  That really brought back memories!  My great grandmother had one but it has since disappeared from our family.  It is rare these days to find a Classic Twelve intact. Very few Classic Twelves have survived for...

Vickie Elmer - writer for the Washington Post was kind enough to include my comments in an article published today in her column, "Working" on page D02, Business Section. You can read the article here.  There are many other tips like stay sober, don't try to show...

etiquette,networking,network,business etiquette,international protocol,first impressions,conversation,Cynthia Lett By Cynthia W. Lett CPP, CEP The title of this article suggests that you might be standing in front of a crowd of 300 and introducing yourself. Not really. You just met one guy who looks like he...

tipping,tips,tipping etiquette,international protocol,tipping protocol,etiquette Tipping Tips around the World By Cynthia W. Lett CEP CPP; Director, The Lett Group & International Society of Protocol & Etiquette Professionals According to all the dictionaries, tips are something given voluntarily or beyond obligation usually for some service.  What we experience however...

I am concerned about the "Certified" designation etiquette consultants have given themselves which demeans our field of training. It seems every day a new website goes up with the owner touting that they are a "Certified" Etiquette Consultant or Trainer.The public would naturally believe...