Local business leaders help inspire high school students (Video)

Local business leaders help inspire high school students (Video)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/2″ el_position=”first”] When you were a junior in high school, did you know where you wanted to go to college? Better yet, what did you want to be when you grow up? Who did you talk to about your goals and dreams?

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Do You Have Executive Presence?

Do You Have Executive Presence?

One of the great myths in our world is leaders are born, not made – you either have executive presence or you don’t. Frankly, the truth is just the opposite: Leaders are made, not born. Executive presence is a mix of learned skills, which everyone can develop

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Chew Like a Bunny

Chew Like a Bunny

I recently had the pleasure of teaching an etiquette class to boys and girls ages 8 to 10 years old. It was pure joy! These youngsters not only were excited to be in my class, they ate it all up (pun intended). After showing them how to

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6 Winning “Speak Clearly” Tips When Presenting

6 Winning “Speak Clearly” Tips When Presenting

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/2″ el_position=”first”] When it comes to presentations, I’m sure we’ve all experienced the good, the bad and the ugly. When speaking, the engagement factor is a key sign of success – in fact, if your audience is not engaged, it can have

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How Smart are Your Smart Skills?

How Smart are Your Smart Skills?

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/2″ el_position=”first”] Today, more than ever, companies are looking for candidates who not only have a superstar resume – chock-full of experience, skills and results – they’re wanting those who have a cluster of great personality traits, social graces and communication skills.

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10 Dining Blunders to Avoid While at a Power Lunch

10 Dining Blunders to Avoid While at a Power Lunch

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/2″ el_position=”first”] You’ve been waiting for this day for a long time, and it has finally arrived. Good for you! You’re going to a power lunch to meet that important person/people who can impact your success. You’ve done your homework and are

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Syllogisteks

“Nancy’s business etiquette presentation was polished and professional. Her tips for business dining were extremely helpful and relevant for even non-business situations. Nancy made the presentation fun with demonstrations and props so everyone could clearly understand the concepts. I left the presentation feeling more confident in my

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Fontbonne University

“Nancy’s leadership presentation and in-depth learning application demonstrate the best art of professionalism. Her methodology provides any audience with the best tools and techniques to approach every business situation in an outstanding manner. My students learned and applied each innovative idea, and we all left with a

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St. Louis Area Executive

“Nancy is a delight and music to my ears with respect to business etiquette and leadership! From her presentation, I learned several good leadership principles I can immediately apply to my work. I have high expectations of the result.” – St. Louis Area Executive

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