Advanced Business Etiquette and Corporate Grooming Programme

Today, more than ever, good etiquette means good business. The Advanced Business Etiquette & Corporate Image Programme offers proven,essential advice,from resolving conflicts with ease and grace to build productive relationships with colleagues and business associates It also offers guidance on important professional skills including corporate grooming, credible image through dressing business dining skills, smart networking, personal branding and knowing how and when to take responsibility for mistakes. The Advanced Business Etiquette module aims to help navigate any business-related situation by applying consideration, respect & honesty to guide one safely through even the most difficult situation. This workshop is designed to provide critical tools for building solid, productive relationships and will help you meet the challenges of the business world with confidence and finesse

Duration: 2 Days
Time: 10 AM to 7 PM

Please note the following topics that will be covered in the two days workshop:

Day 1: Corporate image and business dressing for men: 10 am to 12:30pm (Gentlemen only)

Your Visual Impact:

  • Lifestyle assessment
  • How image influences perception
  • Personal branding
  • Grooming and skincare

2. A Man’s Signature Style
There are 6 signature styles followed by men globally. We will discuss all of them and under each style’s value and comfort according to their lifestyle. We will choose clothing references as and when we understand each style category. Followed by a quick wardrobe packing exercise.

Tea break 15 min

Colour For Men: 12:30 to 1:30 PM

  • Key indicators of your undertone and choosing colours accordingly.
  • Benefits of knowing your correct colours.
  • How to dress strategically using colours.
  • Colour combination for different business situations keeping the level of authority and approachability

Lunch: 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Dressing For Your Body Type: 2:30 to 4 PM

  • Body measurement
  • Face length
  • Shoulder slope
  • Shoulder width
  • Chest, waist & neck
  • Sleeve length
  • Outside leg
  • Face shape Shape of jawline
  • Neck length etc

2. Recommendation for collarspread & best neckline according to your neck length and face shape

3. Haircut suggestions

4. Discussing 4 body type men have and right dressing and colour contrast for the same

5: 10 tips for well-tailored suit

Appearance & Maintenance 4 PM to 5:30 PM

1. Level of credible dressing
2. Formal
3. Semi formal
4. Business Casual
5. Smart weekend wear

Tea break: 15 min

Finishing touch: 5:45 to 7 PM

Business jewellery

  • Shoes
  • Formal Accessories for a credible image
  • Packing guidelines
  • Capsules
  • Cost per wear
  • Shopping recommendation

Day 2: Advanced Business Etiquette (Gender neutral)

Session 1
10 AM to 12:15 PM

The Etiquette advantage in business
What does Etiquette mean to you
Why business etiquette
Three Goals and principles of Etiquette Goals for better relationships
Manners vs Principles with examples Business Etiquette Quiz

Session 2

  • Introductions
  • First Impression through introduction
  • Familiarity vs Formality
  • Protocol of introduction
  • Self-introduction with confidence
  • Social kissing

Tea break 12:15 to 12:30

Dining Etiquette classroom session followed by a sit-down 5 course Italian lunch at a fine dining restaurant 12:30 PM to 3 PM

  • Fine dining and silverware etiquette
  • Formal, multi course sit down dinner-protocol
  • Place settings and dinner placements
  • Use of crockery, cutlery, glassware, napkins, at formal and business dinner
  • Practical session on European, Asian & American dining etiquette
  • Food habits in western countries
  • Finger-foods
  • Information on different food items
  • Body language at a formal dinner vs business lunch
  • Toasting and protocol related to very formal invites
  • International Menu terminology

Session 3
3 PM to 4 PM

The Five-Step Process for solving problems Considering

Session 4:
4pm to 5pm

  • Civility at the workplace
  • Rudeness at workplace
  • How people react to rudeness
  • UNC survey
  • Galup Pol-benefits of great managers
  • What do employees want
  • Baltimore workplace study
  • Discussion on incivility
  • Etiquette Offences
  • Causes of incivility
  • Consequences of incivility
  • Integrity & Honesty

Tea break: 5 PM to 5:15 PM

Session 5:
Business Body language 5:15 PM to 6 PM

  • Business body language and posture – Art of sitting,standing and walking.
  • Conduct expected at a work place.
  • Effective introductions and greetings.
  • The handshake – the correct way of doing it.
  • Exchange of business cards.
  • Work place civilities. General office courtesies
  • Meetings. Board Rooms. Conferences.
  • Seating protocol – placing people correctly.
  • Etiquette related to business entertaining and gifting.
  • Protocol in business related social engagements
  • Network with finesse
  • Value of a business card

Session 6:
6 PM to 7 PM

  • Most costly mistakes
  • Four Ps of communication
  • Power of a “Thank You” note on business situation
  • Email communication VS Voice Communication
  • Etiquette quiz on communication
  • Telephone Etiquette
  • Golden vs Platinum on Etiquette Generalisation Vs Stereotypes
  • New awareness about gender
  • The concept of chivalry
  • Key business etiquette manners

Professional fees: INR 39,000 plus taxes for two days
Participation for only day 2: INR: 20,000 plus taxes