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Shaking Hands

PSOW Staff - Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Image Handshaking 350X234 With National Handshake Day being celebrated June 27, brush up on the protocol and etiquette of a good handshake so you will know how to properly extend your hand in any social or business situation.  Read more

Shaking Hands
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6.26.2019

5 Essential Etiquette Rules for Using Social Media in Business

PSOW Staff - Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Image Socialmedia 350X234 When it comes to social media, most of us know there is a distinct defining line between our personal and professional profiles. While it may be perfectly acceptable to post a funny “face swap” video of you and your toddler, putting that same video on your LinkedIn profile might lead people to question your professionalism. But to help you keep your business (and sometimes personal) profiles on-brand professionally, here are some essential rules to follow:  Read more

6.18.2019

Top 9 Reasons to Attend PSOW’s Global Summit

PSOW Staff - Thursday, February 28, 2019

In celebration of The Protocol School of Washington’s 30th anniversary, we are hosting the 2019 Global Education Summit, August 21-24, 2019 at The Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC. This special event provides one of the most exciting educational summits of its kind with a diverse program of educational sessions and presentations by accomplished industry experts focusing on the most important aspects of global diplomacy. Whether or not you are a graduate of our School, this is an incredible opportunity to meet, learn and network with others inspired to create professional relationships through cultural understanding, communication and respect!  Read more

2.28.2019

The Principles of Professionalism: Ensuring Students Make the Grade in the Real World

PSOW Staff - Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Understanding the fundamentals of business protocol and professional etiquette are more important than ever in our ever-changing multicultural workforce. But there are nuances and subtle shifts in professional behavior that will make your graduates stand out from the competition.  Read more

5.8.2018

Graceful Recovery: How to Avoid (and Recover) from the World's 10 Biggest Faux Pas

PSOW Staff - Tuesday, September 13, 2016

If you are of a certain age, you may recall a famous episode of the hit sitcom “Designing Women” when one of the lead characters—the outspoken but forever proper Julia Sugarbaker—participates as a model in a charity fashion show. She is humiliated when her dress gets caught in her pantyhose, an event that forever brands her as the woman who “mooned Atlanta.”  Read more

9.13.2016
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