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The Resource Modern manners : tools to take you to the top, Dorothea Johnson, founder of The Protocol School of Washington, and Liv Tyler

Modern manners : tools to take you to the top, Dorothea Johnson, founder of The Protocol School of Washington, and Liv Tyler

Label
Modern manners : tools to take you to the top
Title
Modern manners
Title remainder
tools to take you to the top
Statement of responsibility
Dorothea Johnson, founder of The Protocol School of Washington, and Liv Tyler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Developing good manners is an important investment in your future. The authors provide a witty guide on everything from being a good guest to finding a balance with technology
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Dorothea
Dewey number
395.5/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5389
LC item number
.J66 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Business etiquette
Target audience
adult
Label
Modern manners : tools to take you to the top, Dorothea Johnson, founder of The Protocol School of Washington, and Liv Tyler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 172) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- First impressions/meetings & greetings -- Introductions -- Business introductions -- Informal : business casual culture -- Business introductions : formal culture -- Formal introductions : dignitaries/officials/diplomats -- Social introductions : formal/informal -- Family introductions : introducing one's spouse -- Introducing relatives and others -- Responding to introductions -- Introduce yourself -- Dorothea's story : forgetting my husband's name -- Difficult names -- Name tags -- Shaking hands -- Global handshakes -- Conversation -- Dorothea's story : ambassador and the exotic vegetables -- Listen up! -- Dorothea's story : a lesson learned -- Disagree using diplomacy -- Mingling -- You're welcome vs. no problem -- Lazy language -- Verbal padding -- Watch your words -- On the job -- The job interview -- After the interview follow-up -- Professional acceptance and rejection -- Accepting a job -- Rejecting a job -- When you are rejected -- Office manners : the savvy coworker -- Building rapport -- Answering business phones -- Placing a call -- Returning calls (land lines or cell phone) -- Outgoing voice mail message -- Leaving voice mail messages (land lines or cell phone) -- Dorothea's story : disconnect and double check -- Speakerphones -- Electronic communication -- Cell phones while driving and/or walking -- Cell phones while attending a meeting -- Cell phones while with others -- Children and cell phones -- Exercise: phone stacking -- Texting versus phone call -- Awkward phone call situation -- International business e-mail -- Receiving and responding to e-mails -- On company time -- Internal e-mail chains -- External email chains -- Info sharing -- Online persona -- Youtube -- Twitter -- Out and about -- Revolving and automatic doors -- Escalators and stairs -- Traveling: manners in motion -- Dining skills -- Five-course place setting -- Napkins -- Dining do's and don'ts -- The savvy host -- Waiting at your table -- When you walk in together -- Beverages -- Ordering beverages -- Ordering the meal -- During the meal -- Host paying the check -- Closing the meal -- A final word
Control code
ocn800040169
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780770434083
Lccn
2012050247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
395.52 J631 ; XX-N ; jll ; A13BP014.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 800040169
  • (Sirsi) 800040169
  • (OCoLC)800040169
Label
Modern manners : tools to take you to the top, Dorothea Johnson, founder of The Protocol School of Washington, and Liv Tyler
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 172) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- First impressions/meetings & greetings -- Introductions -- Business introductions -- Informal : business casual culture -- Business introductions : formal culture -- Formal introductions : dignitaries/officials/diplomats -- Social introductions : formal/informal -- Family introductions : introducing one's spouse -- Introducing relatives and others -- Responding to introductions -- Introduce yourself -- Dorothea's story : forgetting my husband's name -- Difficult names -- Name tags -- Shaking hands -- Global handshakes -- Conversation -- Dorothea's story : ambassador and the exotic vegetables -- Listen up! -- Dorothea's story : a lesson learned -- Disagree using diplomacy -- Mingling -- You're welcome vs. no problem -- Lazy language -- Verbal padding -- Watch your words -- On the job -- The job interview -- After the interview follow-up -- Professional acceptance and rejection -- Accepting a job -- Rejecting a job -- When you are rejected -- Office manners : the savvy coworker -- Building rapport -- Answering business phones -- Placing a call -- Returning calls (land lines or cell phone) -- Outgoing voice mail message -- Leaving voice mail messages (land lines or cell phone) -- Dorothea's story : disconnect and double check -- Speakerphones -- Electronic communication -- Cell phones while driving and/or walking -- Cell phones while attending a meeting -- Cell phones while with others -- Children and cell phones -- Exercise: phone stacking -- Texting versus phone call -- Awkward phone call situation -- International business e-mail -- Receiving and responding to e-mails -- On company time -- Internal e-mail chains -- External email chains -- Info sharing -- Online persona -- Youtube -- Twitter -- Out and about -- Revolving and automatic doors -- Escalators and stairs -- Traveling: manners in motion -- Dining skills -- Five-course place setting -- Napkins -- Dining do's and don'ts -- The savvy host -- Waiting at your table -- When you walk in together -- Beverages -- Ordering beverages -- Ordering the meal -- During the meal -- Host paying the check -- Closing the meal -- A final word
Control code
ocn800040169
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780770434083
Lccn
2012050247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
395.52 J631 ; XX-N ; jll ; A13BP014.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 800040169
  • (Sirsi) 800040169
  • (OCoLC)800040169

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