5 DAYS EXECUTIVE PROGRAM IN GLOBAL MINDSET SKILLS (EP-20-21-C)

21 – 25  February 2022

Mode of Study: Online

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

5 Masterclass of 4 hours each day;

The fee of participation is € 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.

SESSION: WHY DEVELOP A GLOBAL MINDSET?

20 January 2022

Time: 14:00 – 15:30 hrs. CET (The Netherlands)

Mode of Study: Online

Free participation 

In collaboration with 01Integral Solutions, Pakistan

A MINDFUL EXECUTIVE IS ABLE 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.
Globalization 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.

Topics are:

  • Meaning of a Global Mindset;
  • Business & Diplomatic Protocol;
  • The power of Culture in Business;
  • Soft Diplomacy Skills.

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,
  • Students.

How to Apply: Fill and send the registration form, specify the date and name of the event in which you will participate.

3 DAYS MASTERCLASS IN SOFT DIPLOMACY IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS (EP-12-03-21)

04 – 06  April 2022

Mode of Study: Online

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

3 days Masterclass of 4 hours each day;

The fee of participation is € 216.00 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

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.

Masterclass and Topics:

  • International Business Etiquette;

  • International Business Protocol;

  • International Cultural Intelligence;

  • Dine like a Diplomat;

Key topics include:

  • Business card protocol & handshake. The 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;
  • Emotional intelligence;
  • The power of culture in business;
  • Power distance;
  • Host duties & his protocol;
  • Dining table protocol & etiquette;
  • 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.

MASTERCLASS INTERNACIONAL BUSINESS ETIQUETTE (GMS-1)

21 February 2022

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;
  • 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.
Globalization 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 have proper business etiquette.

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 etiquette (appearance, communication, and behavior) are at the core of this masterclass.

Interactions, such as 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 INTERNACIONAL CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE (GMS-4)

24 February 2022

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;
  • Integrated (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 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 behavior;

  • Commonalities between different cultures;

  • Cultural communication context;

  • Non-verbal communication differences;

  • Power distance;

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

  • The model of Lewis;

  • Use the Lewis model to manage your international teams.

  • Effective collaboration strategies

  • Building relationships.

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

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

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

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 DINE LIKE A DIPLOMAT (GMS-7)

25 February 2022

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;
  • Integrated (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. 

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 canceling; 

  • 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.

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.

MASTERCLASSES FOR DIPLOMATS & EXECUTIVES WORKING IN THE NETHERLANDS (MGO-21-F)

2022

Reserve the 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.

MASTERCLASS BUSINESS ETHICS & PROFESSIONALISM (GMS-2)

22 February 2022 

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.