Training in The Art of Gift Giving in business and diplomacy

Mei 2021

Mode of Study: Online

Language: English

Time: 16:00 – 17:30 hrs. CET

Fee of participation early booking € 20.00 | standard rate € 25.00

 

THE GIFT GIVING IN COMPANIES & CORPORATIONS

Global Mindset Skills
Learn Today & Practice Today

The world is transforming into a global village and needs executives who can navigate smoothly across cultures.

The gift in companies and corporations is a fundamental tool in many cultures such as in Japan, China, and other countries, giving and receiving a gift is something very natural. The Art of gifting is a way of communicating with other people, considered by experts as “The language of symbols” is this a way of wanting to say what often cannot be said with words. Giving a gift in the business area is considered a symbol of friendship, peace, and progress, transmitted through colors and logos, as well as the image and reputation of a person, company, and corporation.

Topics: 

  • The art of giving in business;
  • Etiquette and protocol for gifting;
  • Corporative gifts;
  • Does & doesn’t

SIX DAYS MASTERCLASSES IN GLOBAL MINDSET SKILLS JUNE 2021

June 2021

Mode of Study: Online

Language: English

Time: 10:00 – 14:00 hrs. CET

Fee per masterclass € 90.00, six masterclasses: € 486.00

BECOME A MINDFUL EXECUTIVE WITH THE SKILLS TO NAVIGATE
& OPERATE SMOOTHLY AROUND THE GLOBE

Global Mindset Skills
Learn Today & Practice Today

The world is transforming into a global village and needs executives who can navigate smoothly across cultures.
Globalisation is changing the world in every aspect. Traditional industrial economies are transforming into entrepreneurial economies. There is a need for leaders, entrepreneurs, directors, managers, government officials, consultants and executives with global mindset skills, e.g. the skills for profound relations management with people from different cultures and with different values.
Local companies are becoming international and must deal, directly or indirectly, with foreign business partners. They must cooperate with international clients, colleagues, stakeholders, agents, employees, etc. There is a need for soft skills.
In the entrepreneurial economy, companies are becoming smaller, international, less hierarchical, process oriented, diverse and are driven by abilities of executives to communicate, collaborate and abilities for co-creation.

Topics and dates:

  • June 21, International Business Ethics & Professionalism

  • June 22, International Business Etiquette

  • June 23, International Business Protocol

  • June 28, International Cultural Intelligence

  • June 29, Dine like a Diplomat

  • June 30, Diplomatic Writing Skills

Key topics include:

  • Business card protocol & hand shakeThe art of conversation both in person and on phone;
  • Hoe to dress appropriately, personal style and its influence on your communication;
  • Seating protocol by meetings;
  • Importance of rank & status;
  • Gift giving etiquette & protocol;
  • Emotional intelligence;
  • The power of culture in business;
  • Powe dinstance;
  • Host duties & his protocol;
  • Dinning tble protocol & etiquette;
  • Handling the silverware.

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Masterclass Diplomatic Writing Skills

March 26 | April 22 | Mei 27 | June 30

Mode of Study: Online

Language: English

Time: 10:00 – 14:00, CET

Fee per masterclass € 90.00, six masterclasses: € 486.00

 

BECOME A MINDFUL EXECUTIVE WITH THE SKILLS TO NAVIGATE
& OPERATE SMOOTHLY AROUND THE GLOBE

Global Mindset Skills
Learn Today & Practice Today

The world is transforming into a global village and needs executives who can navigate smoothly across cultures.
Globalisation is changing the world in every aspect. Traditional industrial economies are transforming into entrepreneurial economies. There is a need for leaders, entrepreneurs, directors, managers, government officials, consultants and executives with global mindset skills, e.g. the skills for profound relations management with people from different cultures and with different values.

Diplomatic communication and correspondence are the keys to formal contact between states and between states and international organisations (e.g. the UN). Diplomatic communication is about communicating decisions, expressing approval/disapproval, congratulations, arrangements, initiating contacts, making proposals, and threatening.

Key topics include:

  • Critical thinking;

  • Critical awareness of the right and wrong way to use language;

  • How to observe protocol and corresponding language;

  • The use of diplomatic language in management of international relations;

  • Writing notes, letters, memoranda, and other documents;

  • Resolutions, memoranda of understanding (MOUs), and treaties;

  • Drafting of reports, speeches, statements and declarations;

  • Symbols and Logo’s;

  • Terms of address;

  • Structure and layout of documents;

  • Sign off documents;

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Masterclass International Business Protocol

Dates: March 19 | April 15 | Mei 20 | June 23

Mode of Study: Online

Language: English

Time: 10:00 – 14:00 hrs. CET

Fee per masterclass € 90.00, six masterclasses: € 486.00

BECOME A MINDFUL EXECUTIVE WITH THE SKILLS TO NAVIGATE
& OPERATE SMOOTHLY AROUND THE GLOBE

Global Mindset Skills
Learn Today & Practice Today

The world is transforming into a global village and needs executives who can navigate smoothly across cultures.
Globalisation is changing the world in every aspect. 

In today’s global economy and cross border operations there is an increasing need for understanding diplomatic protocol and make the right impressions.

Protocol is knowing how to be comfortable and at ease, empowered with confidence and authority to make others feel truly welcomed and comfortable.

It is about creating the right environment for business and making impact while maintaining courtesy and politeness in international affairs; meetings with ambassadors, government officials, international organisations, multinationals, corporations and companies.

Key topics iclude:

  • International protocol and soft diplomacy;

  • Enhanced personal, professional image, first impressions; 

  • Corporate and diplomatic communication skills; 

  • Business communication with partners from all over the world;

  • Strategies to gain an international edge;

  • Flags; 

  • Protocol in the car;

  • Seating protocol by meeting;

  • Importance of rank & status; 

  • Make an effective entrance & mingle;

  • Gift giving etiquette & protocol.

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Masterclass Business Ethics & Professionalism

March 17 | April 13 |  Mei 18 | June 21

Mode of Study: Online

Language: English

Time: 10:00 – 14:00 hrs. CET

Fee per masterclass € 90.00, six masterclasses: € 486.00

BECOME A MINDFUL EXECUTIVE WITH THE SKILLS TO NAVIGATE
& OPERATE SMOOTHLY AROUND THE GLOBE

Global Mindset Skills
Learn Today & Practice Today

The world is transforming into a global village and needs executives who can navigate smoothly across cultures.
Globalisation is changing the world in every aspect. 

Professionals and those working in acknowledged professions must exercise specialist knowledge and skills. How the use of this knowledge should be governed when providing a service to the public can be considered a moral issue and is termed professional ethics.

Business Ethics and Professionalism are about the capabilities of individuals to making judgments, applying their skills, and reaching informed decisions in situations.

Key topics include:

  • Verbal and nonverbal communication; 

  • Professional communication; 

  • The art of conversation both in person and on phone; 

  • The art of conversation both in person and on phone and the right way of behaving online in a business context; 

  • Dealing with ethical dilemmas, personal issues, and difficult people; 

  • Effective communication; 

  • The importance to be tactful; 

  • How to develop tact’; 

  • Written communication;

  • Communication with influence; 

  • Communication with diplomacy; 

  • The pillars of understanding..

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Masterclass International Business Etiquette

March 18 | April 14 | Mei 19 | June 22

Mode of Study: Online

Language: English

Time: 10:00 – 14:00 hrs. CET

Fee per masterclass € 90.00, six masterclasses: € 486.00

BECOME A MINDFUL EXECUTIVE WITH THE SKILLS TO NAVIGATE
& OPERATE SMOOTHLY AROUND THE GLOBE

Global Mindset Skills
Learn Today & Practice Today

The world is transforming into a global village and needs executives who can navigate smoothly across cultures.
Globalisation is changing the world in every aspect. 

Relations in business and social domains are easier if the concerned individuals are perceived as trustworthy, respectable and having proper business etiquettes.

To achieve a professional image, it is important for executives to understand the different types of personalities, nationalities, cultures and the associated etiquettes and manners.

The three components of business etiquettes (appearance, communication and behaviour) are at the core of this masterclass.

Interactions, such polite greetings, courteous conversations and active listening have an important impact on how you’re being perceived by others. Knowing how to make a great first impression, how to dress appropriately, read body language, etc. helps you to present yourself in an impactful way.

Key topics include:

  • Business card protocol & hand shake; 

  • Business customs & terminology; 

  • Professional communication; 

  • Hoe to dress appropriately, personal style and its influence on your communication; 

  • The right way of behaving online in a business context; 

  • International Business Etiquette; 

  • Polished diplomatic and formal social etiquette;

  • Dress-code: Formal and informal dress.

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Masterclass International Cultural Intelligence

March 24 | April 20 | Mei 25 | June 28

Mode of Study: Online

Language: English

Time: 10:00 – 14:00 hrs. CET

Fee per masterclass € 90.00, six masterclasses: € 486.00

BECOME A MINDFUL EXECUTIVE WITH THE SKILLS TO NAVIGATE
& OPERATE SMOOTHLY AROUND THE GLOBE

Global Mindset Skills
Learn Today & Practice Today

The globalisation of the world demands leaders, managers and executives to deal with the complexities of merging corporate cultures as part of leadership, co-creation, production, marketing, planning, decision-making, recruitment and task assignments.

The Masterclass International Cultural enables participants to obtain an understanding of the power and dimensions of cultures.

It elaborates on the impact of cultures on negotiations, team work, contracting behaviour and management issues.

A core element of the masterclass is the Lewis Model, based on research analysis of the impact of culture in 135 countries. This model argues that humans, from any country in the world, can be divided into three clear behaviour-related categories: linear-active, multi-active and reactive

Key topics include:

  • Cultural & Emotional intelligence

  • The Power of Culture in Business

  • Dimensions of cultures;

  •  Intercultural & multicultural;

  • Mindfulness;

  •  Analysis of cultures and impact on professional behaviour;

  • Commonalities between different cultures;

  • Cultural communication context;

  • Non-verbal communication differences;

  • Power distance;

  • Problems solving & decision making, Conflict/negotiation style;

  • The model of Lewis;

  • Using the Lewis model to manage your international teams.

  • Effective collaboration strategies

  • Building relationships

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Masterclass Dine Like a Diplomat

March 26 | April 22 | Mei 27 | June 30

Mode of Study: Online

Language: English

Time: 10:00 – 14:00 hrs. CET

Fee per masterclass € 90.00, six masterclasses: € 486.00

BECOME A MINDFUL EXECUTIVE WITH THE SKILLS TO NAVIGATE
& OPERATE SMOOTHLY AROUND THE GLOBE

Global Mindset Skills
Learn Today & Practice Today

The world is transforming into a global village and needs executives who can navigate smoothly across cultures.
Globalisation is changing the world in every aspect. 

Good dining skills are a must when conducting business abroad or entertaining international clients in your own country. Table manners (or lack thereof) can have an impact on how individuals, and the companies they represent, are perceived.

This masterclass will reinforce your talents and provide valuable skills to enable you to master the appropriate skills in dining with executives from around the world, including host and guest duties, styles of eating, mingling proficiency and creating appropriate conversations.

This masterclass uses discussions and a three-course meal to impart the knowledge and skills needed in a variety of dining situations.

Key topics include:

  • Protocol to make invitations, extending, accepting and cancelling; 

  • Receiving of guests: what should you do at the receiving line?

  • Host duties and his protocol;

  • Organizing a proper business luncheon;

  • Select restaurant, table setting, greeting guests, hospitality and protocol aspects;

  • Seating guidelines: correct seating for a business meal;

  • Dining table protocol & etiquette;

  • Handling the silverware.

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MASTERCLASS- DINE LIKE A DIPLOMAT

Date: 25 March | 21 April | 26 Mei | 29 June

Mode of Study: Online
Language: English
Time: 10:00 – 14:00, CET The Netherlands
Fee: one session € 90,00

Good dining skills are a must when conducting business abroad or entertaining international clients in your own country. Table manners (or lack thereof) can have an impact on how individuals, and the companies they represent, are perceived.

This masterclass will reinforce your talents and provide valuable skills to enable you to master the appropriate skills in dining with executives from around the world, including host and guest duties, styles of eating, host duties, mingling proficiency and creating appropriate conversations.

This masterclass uses discussions and a three-course meal to impart the knowledge and skills needed in a variety of dining situations.

Key topics include:

  • Protocol to make invitations, extending, accepting and cancelling an invitation;
  • Receiving of guests: what should you do at the receiving line?
  • Host duties and his protocol;
  • Organizing a proper business luncheon;
  • Select restaurant and the table setting, hospitality and protocol aspects;
  • Seating guidelines: correct seating for a business meal;
  • Dining table protocol & etiquettes;
  • Formal toasting: when and how?
  • Styles of eating;