5 DAYS EXECUTIVE PROGRAM IN SOFT DIPLOMACY SKILLS IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS (EP-20-21-C)

22 – 26  November 2021

Mode of Study: Online

Time: 10:00 – 14:00hrs | 16:00 – 20:00hrs CET (The Netherlands).

5 Masterclass of 4 hours each day;

Fee of participation € 350.00 euros p.p for the total program, including:

  • Method action Learning model;
  • Digital material;
  • Personalized assessment;
  • Certificate EQF 7 level of ProtocolToday Academy. 

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

Global Mindset Skills
Learn Today & Practice Today

 

Background & Objectives

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

Global Mindset Skills Provides you with:

  • A cosmopolitan outlook: understanding of global systems, global value chains, cultures, values, political and economic systems in other countries;
  • Mindfulness skills: understanding of cultural diversity, communication, and building relationships with people from different cultures and backgrounds.

Program of the Masterclass and topics:

International Business Etiquette        

Topics include: How to dress appropriately, personal style and its influence on your communication and introducing people in a business context;

Business Ethics & Professionalism

Topics include: Dealing with etiquettes dilemmas, personal issues, and difficult people, effective communication, and communication with influence.

International Business Protocol

Topics include Seating protocol during meetings, the importance of ranks & status, impactful impressions, gift-giving etiquette & protocol.

International Cultural Intelligence

Topics include Cultural & emotional intelligence, understanding cultures, differences in thinking, problem solving & decision making, conflict/negotiation style.

Dine like a Diplomat

Topics include Host duties, guest receiving protocol, dining table protocol, etiquette during dining & lunch, handling the silverware.

Participants are:

  • Government Representatives: Ambassadors, Diplomats, Honorary Consuls & Embassy Staff;
  • Business Professionals: Entrepreneurs, Consultants, Business Development Professionals;
  • Executives & Professionals: National & Local Government’s Officials, City Marketing & Investments Promotion Executives | International Organizations Staff;
  • Professionals are active in the Hospitality & Tourism Industry.

How to Apply: Fill and send the registration form, specify the date and name of the masterclass, we will send you the program and the bank detail to submit the fee of participation to confirm your seat.

PRESENTATION MAGAZINE GLOBAL MINDSET

1st October 2021

Time: 

08:00 –  10:00 hrs. Guatemala

09:00 – 11:00 hrs. GMT-6 Mexico, Ecuador, Perú, Colombia

10:00 – 12:00 hrs. Bolivia, Cuba, Chile

11:00 – 13:00 hrs. Uruguay, Argentina

15:00 – 17:00 hrs. Portugal, Nigeria

16:00 – 18:00 hrs. The Netherlands, Spain

19:30 – 21:30 hrs. India

00:00 – 2:00 hrs. Australia

Free entrance!

 Presentation of Magazine Global Mindset  “Navigating smoothly around the world” The Netherlands.

Let’s celebrate together!

On 01 October, we will present you the digital Magazine Global Mindset© The Netherlands in the English language, aimed at businessmen, diplomats, businessmen, consultants, and students who aspire to careers in cross-border operational organizations. We will also introduce you to our writers who are students from the ProtocolToday academy and experts in different areas and from different countries, who are participating in this important international project.

We are honored to share with you our guests:

  • Our special surprise guest, H.E. Ms. Irene Kasyanju, Ambassador of the United Republic of Tanzania to the Kingdom of The Netherlands.
  • Prof. Dewanand Mahadew;
  • Our writers 

General Program

16:00                    

16:05 – 16:10  Welcome words by  Adriana Flores, Director, and publisher of Magazine    

16:10 – 16:20 The importance of Protocol & Soft Diplomacy, by H.E. Ms. Irene Kasyanju, Ambassador of the United Republic of Tanzania to the Kingdom of The Netherlands.

16:20 – 16:30 Global Mindset and international business by Dr. Dewanand Mahadew, Project director

16:30 – 16:40 Introduction of Protocoltoday by Adriana Flores

16:40 – 17:40 Presentation of our international experts and writers: 

Mrs. Claudia STOHMANN- Bolivia

Mr. Daniel DELMÁS – the Netherlands

Ms. Elizabet SOOS Australia

Mr. Jorge PRADO – Peru

Mrs. Kruti SHAH – India

Ms. Leyla YOUNES – Argentina

Mr. Miguel MACEDO – Portugal

Ms. Noela UGWU – Nigeria

Mr. Finbarr BUCKLEY – India

Mr. Luciano CAIANDA – Angola

Miss. Lure SADIQ – Palestine

Topics are:

  • International Business Etiquette
  • International Business Protocol
  • Intercultural Intelligence
  • Business Ethics

17:40 – 17:45 Presentation of digital Magazine by  Adriana Flores

17:45 – 17:55 Questions or comments

17:55 – 18:00 Toast and photo moment

18:00   End of the presentation               

Participants:

Government Representatives: Ambassadors, Diplomats, Honorary Consuls & Embassy Staff;

Business Professionals: Entrepreneurs, Consultants, Business Development Professionals;

Executives & Professionals: National & Local Government’s Officials, City Marketing & Investments Promotion Executives | International Organizations Staff;

Professionals are active in the Hospitality & Tourism Industry.

Students who aspire to careers in cross-border operational organizations.

We invite you to be with us, your presence will make a difference and will be forever sealed in our history!

How to Apply: Complete and submit the registration form, specify the date and name of the event to confirm your seat. You will receive the zoom link one day before the presentation.

MASTERCLASS THE ART OF GIFT GIVING IN BUSINESS & DIPLOMACY (GMS-6)

14 October 2021

Mode of Study: Online

Time: 10:00- 13:00 or 16:00 – 19:00 hrs. CET (The Netherlands)

The fee of participation is € 45.00  including:

  • Method action Learning model;
  • Digital material;
  • A personalized assessment and advice;
  • Certificate EQF 7 level of ProtocolToday Academy

THE GIFT GIVING IN BUSINES & DIPLOMACY

Learn Today & Practice Today! “The Smart Way of Building Relations”

 

The Importance of Gift Giving

Gift giving and gift receiving are vital parts of the current modern era of building and maintaining professional (business) relations. It’s an expression of appreciation, goodwill and a tool to build a the professional relation. Gift giving is an appreciation for the loyalty and a smart way to be in the mind and sight of your special relations.

A gift is a statement to your relation: You are Important, We Appreciate You!

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: 

  • Gift giving is the art of  the Smart way of building relations;
  • The art of giving in business;
  • Etiquette and protocol for gifting;
  • Corporative gifts;
  • Does & doesn’t

Profile of Participants:

  • Honorary consuls
  • Entrepreneurs & consultants
  • National & local governments officials
  • City marketing & investments promotion executives
  • International organizations staff
  • Practicing diplomats, civil servants
  • Individuals interested in international protocol
  • Protocol and communication officers
  • The staff of international operating corporates
  • PR consultants
  • Hotel managers and executives
  • Executives working in the private and public sector
  • Bank managers and executives
  • Meeting & special events professionals
  • Human relation 

How to Apply: Fill and send the registration form, specify the name of the masterclass and days, we will send you the program and the bank detail to submit the fee of participation to confirm your seat.

3 DAYS EXECUTIVE PROGRAM IN SOFT DIPLOMACY SKILLS IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS (EP-24-21-B)

16 – 18 November 2021

Mode of Study: In-class

Location: The Hague

Time: 09:00 – 17:00 hrs. 

Fee of participation € 800.00 euros p.p for the total program, including:

  • Method action Learning model;
  • Digital material;
  • 3x Lunch;
  • Visit an international organization in The Hague;
  • 1x Dinner;
  • Personalized assessment;
  • Certificate EQF 7 level of ProtocolToday Academy. 

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

Global Mindset Skills
Learn Today & Practice Today

Background & Objectives

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

Global Mindset Skills Provides you with:

  • A cosmopolitan outlook: understanding of global systems, global value chains, cultures, values, political and economic systems in other countries;
  • Mindfulness skills: understanding of cultural diversity, communication, and building relationships with people from different cultures and backgrounds.

Program of the Masterclass and topics are:

16 Nov, International Business Etiquette   

Topics include: How to dress appropriately, personal style and its influence on your communication and introducing people in business context;

Business Ethics & Professionalism

Topics include: Dealing with etiquettes dilemmas, personal issues, and difficult people, effective communication and communication with influence.

17 Nov, International Business Protocol

Topics include: Seating protocol during meetings, importance of ranks & status, impactful impressions, gift giving etiquette & protocol.

Visit to the international organization in The Hague

18 Nov, International Cultural Intelligence

Topics include: Cultural & emotional intelligence, understanding cultures, differences in thinking, problems solving & decision making, conflict/negotiation style.

Dine like a Diplomat

Topics include: Host duties, guest receiving protocol, dining table protocol, etiquette during dining & lunch, handling the silverware.

Participants are:

  • Government Representatives: Ambassadors, Diplomats, Honorary Consuls & Embassy Staff;
  • Business Professionals: Entrepreneurs, Consultants, Business Development Professionals;
  • Executives & Professionals: National & Local Government’s Officials, City Marketing & Investments Promotion Executives, International Organizations Staff;
  • Professionals active in the Hospitality & Tourism Industry;

How to Apply: Full and send the registration form, specify the date and name of the masterclass, we will send you the program and the bank detail to submit the fee of participation to confirm your seat.

MASTERCLASSES FOR DIPLOMATS & EXECUTIVES WORKING IN THE NETHERLANDS

Reserve required date

Mode of Study: Online or in-class in any country around the world

 

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

Global Mindset Skills
Learn Today & Practice Today

Our training programs enables executives to represent themselves and their organisation with excellence, distinction and capabilities to bridge cultural and diplomatic gaps.

Business Etiquette in The Netherlands

Key topics:

  • Dutch soberness: “Doe Normaal”;

  • Business communication in The Netherlands;

  • Business card Protocol & Etiquette

  • Practices: punctuality and introductions;

  • Relations management: body language, handshake and networking.

Insights in Dutch Economic & Business Structure and Framework

Key topics:

  • Geo-economic structure of The Netherlands;
  • The Dutch innovation framework;
  • Top-sector policy;
  • Governmental and private organizations active in entrepreneurship and international business;
  • Funding and financing tools.

Target audience:

  • Ambassadors, Diplomats, Honorary consuls;

  • Government officials, PR staff, protocol officers, board members;

  • Employees/managers of NGO’s and international organizations;

  • Business executives & Entrepreneurs. Key topics.

How to Apply: Full and send the registration form, specify the date and name of the masterclass, we will send you the program and the bank detail to submit the fee of participation to confirm your seat.

INSIGHTS IN DUTCH ECONOMIC & BUSINESS STRUCTURE AND FRAMEWORK

Reserve required date

Mode of Study: Online or in-class in any country around the world.

Our training programs enables executives to represent themselves and their organisation with excellence, distinction and capabilities to bridge cultural and diplomatic gaps.

 

Key topics:

  • Geo-economic structure of The Netherlands;
  • The Dutch innovation framework;
  • Top-sector policy;
  • Governmental and private organizations active in entrepreneurship and international business;
  • Funding and financing tools.

Participants:

  • Government Representatives: Ambassadors, Diplomats, Honorary Consuls & Embassy Staff;
  • Business Professionals: Entrepreneurs, Consultants, Business Development Professionals;
  • Executives & Professionals: National & Local Government’s Officials, City Marketing & Investments Promotion Executives | International Organizations Staff;
  • Professionals are active in the Hospitality & Tourism Industry.

MASTERCLASS INTERNACIONAL BUSINESS ETIQUETTE (GMS-1)

Dates: March 18 | April 14 | Mei 19 | June 22 | Sep 27

Reserve required date

Mode of Study: Online

Time: 10:00 – 14:00 hrs | 16:00 – 20:00hrs CET (The Netherlands)

Fee one masterclass € 80.00 euro including:

  • Method action Learning model;
  • Digital material;
  • Personaliaed assessment;
  • Certificate EQF 7 level of ProtocolToday Academy

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 & handshake; 

  • 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.

Participants:

  • Government Representatives: Ambassadors, Diplomats, Honorary Consuls & Embassy Staff;
  • Business Professionals: Entrepreneurs, Consultants, Business Development Professionals;
  • Executives & Professionals: National & Local Government’s Officials, City Marketing & Investments Promotion Executives | International Organizations Staff;
  • Professionals are active in the Hospitality & Tourism Industry.

How to Apply: Fill and send the registration form, specify the name of the masterclass and days, we will send you the program and the bank detail to submit the fee of participation to confirm your seat.

MASTERCLASS BUSINESS ETHICS & PROFESSIONALISM (GMS-2)

Date: 17 March | 13 April |  18 Mei | 21 June | 28 Sep 

Mode of Study: Online

Time: 10:00 – 14:00hrs | 16:00 – 20:00hrs CET (The Netherlands) 

Fee one Masterclass € 80.00 euro including:

• Method action Learning model;
• Digital material;
• Personalised assessment;
• Certificate EQF 7 level of ProtocolToday Academy

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.

Participants:

  • Government Representatives: Ambassadors, Diplomats, Honorary Consuls & Embassy Staff;
  • Business Professionals: Entrepreneurs, Consultants, Business Development Professionals;
  • Executives & Professionals: National & Local Government’s Officials, City Marketing & Investments Promotion Executives | International Organizations Staff;
  • Professionals are active in the Hospitality & Tourism Industry.

How to Apply: Full and send the registration form, specify the name of the masterclass and days, we will send you the program and the bank detail to submit the fee of participation to confirm your seat.

MASTERCLASS INTERNACIONAL BUSINESS PROTOCOL (GMS-3)

Dates: 19 March |  15 April | 21 Mei | 23 June | 29 Sep 

Mode of Study: Online

Time: 10:00 – 14:00hrs. | 16:00 – 20:00hrs CET (The Netherlands)

Fee one-day masterclass € 80.00 euro including:

  • Method action Learning model;
  • Digital material;
  • Personalized assessment;
  • Certificate EQF 7 level of ProtocolToday Academy.

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 a meeting;

  • Importance of rank & status; 

  • Make an effective entrance & mingle.

Participants:

  • Government Representatives: Ambassadors, Diplomats, Honorary Consuls & Embassy Staff;
  • Business Professionals: Entrepreneurs, Consultants, Business Development Professionals;
  • Executives & Professionals: National & Local Government’s Officials, City Marketing & Investments Promotion Executives | International Organizations Staff;
  • Professionals are active in the Hospitality & Tourism Industry.

How to Apply: Fill and send the registration form, specify the name of the masterclass and days, we will send you the program and the bank detail to submit the fee of participation to confirm your seat.