We are sorry for the inconvenience, this event has been cancelled. We hope to reschedule in the Fall!
Dine with Confidence:
A Business Etiquette Lunch
Presenter: Jean Papalia
Location: Bentley University (Waltham, MA)
Date: Thursday, May 4, 2023
Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM ET
*this includes a 3-course lunch*
Registration Deadline is April 27th
Doing business these days often includes attending and hosting business social events. Learn how to conduct yourself professionally and confidently in any networking or dining situation. Through this fun and interactive program, you will strengthen your first impressions and learn how to negotiate a multi-course dining experience whether you are the host or a guest. You'll increase your self-confidence and brush up on your skills as we walk you through every aspect of a business meal, from soup to small talk. You’ll also learn how these tips can help your students/clients succeed in the job search and on the job. Join us for this special event to reconnect with CCC colleagues and meet new ones!
Jean Papalia is the founder and president of A+ Etiquette, a consulting firm that provides training in business protocol for corporations and universities. As a certified Protocol Consultant and former Career Center Director with more than 20 years of expertise in the areas of recruiting, job search, career management, and professional protocol advising, Jean presents a uniquely effective and interactive program that is accessible to professionals and job seekers at all stages of their careers. She has led more than one hundred Dining Etiquette programs at companies, universities, and professional associations.
Jean received her Business Protocol certifications from the Emily Post Institute in Burlington, VT and Protocol Advisors, Boston, MA. She holds a Masters in Higher Education from the University of Vermont and a Post-Graduate Degree in Leadership for Change from Boston College’s Carroll Graduate School of Management. Jean was the director of the Career Center at Tufts University and has worked in Career Development at Boston College, the University of Pennsylvania, and Bentley University. Jean has also served as a member of the CCC Board of Directors since 2020.