Meet Annette "I Did It - So Can You!"

PSOW Staff - Friday, June 10, 2016

In 2007, I was still working in corporate America where I had a successful career as a National Marketing Manager at a large consulting company. I decided that it was time for a change. I wanted to become an image consultant. I took vacation time to go to NYC for a seven-day intensive training course to become a certified image consultant. I knew at that time, at some point I wanted to also receive specialized training in the area of corporate etiquette. During my image-training course I inquired about recommendations for where I could receive this training. The Protocol School of Washington (PSOW) came highly recommended.  Read more


Meet Leah - "I Did It - So Can You!"

PSOW Staff - Thursday, June 9, 2016

Let me start by saying, I am extremely lucky to live in Dayton, Ohio, because, if I hadn’t, I would have never met, Ms. Pamela Eyring. I met Pamela in 2000. She was the Chief of Protocol at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. I was a consultant in a high-end designer clothing store at the time. Pamela stepped into my life as a client. How lucky was I? For years she would tell me about these wonderful etiquette and protocol seminars that she would present all over the world. To say the least, I was intrigued. When Ms. Eyring bought the business, the Protocol School of Washington, I knew I wanted to make a huge life change! It was time — I needed a career that was challenging, interesting, that would help others and, yes, pay more!  Read more

Meet Leah - "I Did It - So Can You!"

The Student Perspective: Day Two from Auden Healey

PSOW Staff - Saturday, September 27, 2014

THE PROTOCOL SCHOOL OF WASHINGTON: DAY TWO September 27, 2014 As we attend more classes together and cover more material, we become more relaxed and you can really see our group’s personalities emerging. I am feeling comfortable and challenged here. The photos above show me with our two instructors for class today, with Pamela Eyring on the left and with Leah Hawthorn on the right.  Read more


Business Casual?! What Does That Mean?

PSOW Staff - Monday, February 3, 2014

Ask 5 people to define business casual and you will get 5 different answers.   Read more


Tips for Business Cocktail Attire

PSOW Staff - Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Here are some tips for making the right impression at an after-hours event, no matter who's watching:  Read more

Tips for Business Cocktail Attire