Eight steps to Dining with Good Etiquette

Whether dining with the President of a large corporation, toasting with a promoted co-worker, or sitting with friends and family on Christmas Eve, an understanding of good dining etiquette makes time...

Online Etiquette: Your Career Depends on It

As the world continues to grow and become more technologically advanced, it becomes increasingly more important to conduct oneself in an appropriate and respectable manner when it comes to social...

Are You Happy at Work?

After 30 years, I left the businesses that I started and worked at with both great success and some failure along the way.

Which knife? Which fork?

Anyone who’s been at a fine dining business meal knows that it can be extremely stressful, not only are you trying to negotiate a deal or strengthen a relationship but you’re also having...

What is your life’s purpose?

What do we mean by this – it’s doing what we love to do and doing what we’re good at. In SA today this is a luxury that most of us cannot think about.

10 Ways To Prepare For An Interview

Interviews always seem to be hair-raising. Nerves handicap your ability to express your authentic self and actually shut down your creative and learning centres.


You may ask what self-esteem has to do with etiquette? The answer is everything. Whatever happens externally in your life first happens internally. When you have self belief and self-assurance,...