dining

What is the Proper Dining Place Setting?

Etiquette Tip: What is wrong with the place setting in this picture?    In America, at a correct table setting, every fork from left to right is married to a knife. The two utensils are picked up together as you begin a course. This setting is missing a knife! Also, silverware never rests on the [...]

By |2018-11-01T09:30:21+00:00May 28th, 2015|Etiquette Tips, News|Comments Off on What is the Proper Dining Place Setting?

Is the Ambiance Important When Meeting to Discuss Business?

The business discussion is more important than the restaurant in which you choose to conduct the business.         This is False. A restaurant that is quiet and hassle-free is a good place to discuss important business. Always request a table toward the back of the room, away from the kitchen and restroom.

By |2018-11-01T09:30:21+00:00January 7th, 2015|Etiquette Tips, News|Comments Off on Is the Ambiance Important When Meeting to Discuss Business?

Dining Etiquette Workshop at the Crescent Club – Children Ages 6-18

Dining Etiquette Workshop at the Crescent Club – Ages 6-18 Give Your Child an Early Christmas Gift…A Gift of a Lifetime! This workshop will give students an opportunity to learn the essential of dining. Students will get an opportunity to make friends while learning about: Glassware, Flatware , Zig – Zag & Continental Dining, Passing [...]

By |2018-11-01T09:30:22+00:00November 3rd, 2014|classes, Etiquette Tips, News|Comments Off on Dining Etiquette Workshop at the Crescent Club – Children Ages 6-18

Business Lunch Etiquette

If you have limited time to devote to lunch, make it known in advance.                   True. When you meet for a business lunch, always ask your guests what time they need to return to the office.

By |2018-11-01T09:30:23+00:00June 23rd, 2014|Etiquette Tips, News|Comments Off on Business Lunch Etiquette

Proper Place Setting

What is wrong with the place setting in this picture?                   In America, at a correct table setting, every fork from left to right is married to a knife. The two utensils are picked up together as you begin a course. This setting is missing a knife!

By |2018-11-01T09:30:24+00:00April 2nd, 2014|Etiquette Tips, News|Comments Off on Proper Place Setting

What Should I Order at a Business Lunch/Dinner?

our favorite food is spaghetti pasta and you tend to order this every time you go out to lunch/dinner; however, your boss has invited you to lunch - what should you order?   At a business lunch there are certain foods you should not order, no matter how much you love them. Avoid ordering anything [...]

By |2014-04-17T13:16:43+00:00February 14th, 2014|Etiquette Tips, News|Comments Off on What Should I Order at a Business Lunch/Dinner?

Eating Before Everyone Has Been Served; Is That Okay?

A party of eight are dining together in an elegant restaurant. The food arrives staggered and some of the people begin eating when food is placed before them. Is it okay?             Always wait to begin eating until everyone has been served. One or more person's food, for whatever reasons, [...]

By |2018-11-01T09:30:24+00:00February 14th, 2014|Etiquette Tips, News|Comments Off on Eating Before Everyone Has Been Served; Is That Okay?