Business Etiquette for Job Seekers & Promotion Seekers

How to Avoid Etiquette Blunders that Sabotage Your Professional Image
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  • Lectures 26
  • Contents Video: 1.5 hours
    Other: 41 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 2/2016 English

Course Description

We live in a busy world. Our clients are busy! Our employers are busy! We are busy!

The ideal course for job seekers, promotion seekers or anyone who needs a quick review to enhance their business etiquette skills for the job interview, at the office, business mixers or on the road.

With globalization in today’s economy, the job market is fierce. This makes it more important than ever to understand how your words, actions and gestures impact others in various business settings. Knowing the rules and customs that are expected is essential to getting the job, making more money and moving up the corporate ladder.

Do you feel frustrated that you didn’t get the job offer – even if you’re totally qualified?

Do you want to learn soft skills that enhance your professionalism?

Do you wish to advance in your career?

This is the right place to get answers.

Content and Overview

  • This course is for anyone whose job requires working locally or in the international business arena.
  • I’ll walk you through business etiquette essentials, with a focus on North American and Western culture.
  • We will explore the dos, taboos, and how-tos of IITTI international business etiquette standards.
  • This course contains 26 lectures, ‘Minding Your Manners Everyday Matters’ – a 37- page downloadable study guide, as well as supplemental articles and resources. Each section includes a short quiz to evaluate your progress.

‘Business Etiquette for Job seekers and Promotion Seekers’ is designed for personal and professional development based on corporate seminars created by an industry leader with over 17 years’ experience. With our experience, we help job-seekers and professionals earn their place in the business world.

Master Business Etiquette Skills Based on IITTI International Standards:

  • Make a great personal introduction
  • Introduce others professionally and appropriately
  • Network effectively
  • Win the respect of coworkers and clients
  • Use technology respectfully and effectively
  • Avoid nonverbal mistakes made through body language
  • Leverage business etiquette soft skills in job interviews


Interact confidently and professionally with Western cultures, at home and in the international marketplace!

Throughout history, etiquette and manners have evolved as a way of creating more civilized societies around the world. In today’s competitive business culture, there are no geographical boundaries. Making faux pas in your behavior can get in the way of your professional credibility, and influence impressions about you and your company. International business etiquette training is a key component for business success. Getting trained in business etiquette will help you prove your mettle, and the company’s significance. Your interpersonal skills will prompt the clients to see the company in a professional light.

People talking about Kimberly Presentations:

“Kimberly is a reliable professional presenter who achieves results through instruction and example. I am pleased to recommend Kimberly.” ~J. McClean

“Kimberly gave very practical advice and examples for business etiquettes." ~ C. Tam

“I have worked with Kimberly Law on multiple occasions and highly recommend her services. She was knowledgeable and professional. If given the opportunity, I would certainly work with her again in the future.” ~ B. Alvarez

What are the requirements?

  • Interest in enhancing business etiquette soft skills
  • Desire to succeed at work
  • Willingness to practice and implement new skills to improve professionalism
  • Aspiration to stand-out as a professional

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Interact effectively with Western cultures in a business setting
  • Show respect to co-workers and clients
  • Make a great impression at a job interview
  • Make introductions appropriately and effectively
  • Learn soft skills that enhance your professionalism
  • Prepare for the business behaviour component of the IITTI Level 1 exam

What is the target audience?

  • Professionals (men & women)
  • Job seekers
  • Professionals who wish to advance in their career
  • New immigrants to North America or other Western Cultures
  • Professionals who want a refresher on 'business etiquette'.
  • Students and graduates entering the workplace
  • Employers who want to enhance the professionalism of their employees
  • Professional who interact with clients on a regular basis
  • Those working with multi-national companies
  • Those wishing to prepare to take the IITTI Level 1 Business Etiquette Exam

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Welcome!
Introduction
Preview
03:37
What to Expect from the Course
Preview
00:41
Minding Your Manners Everyday Matters: IITTI Study Guide
41 pages
The Effects of Defective Behaviour
03:15
Section 2: Business Mixers - How to Mingle Like a Pro
Why Network
01:55
Eat! Drink! Be Professional!
01:41
How to Schmooze...
02:21
The Business Card Exchange
07:00
Name Tags
Preview
00:36
Conversation Do's & Taboo's
10:52
5 questions

Section 3: Three Steps to Meet & Greet
The 'Eyes' Have It
02:18
The Name Game
04:19
The Professional Handshake
Preview
05:52
Meet & Greet Like a Pro - Dabbler
03:16
4 questions

Section Quiz

Section 4: Office Etiquette - Showing Respect
The Winning Attitude
06:03
The Art of Introductions
Preview
05:48
Meeting Etiquette
01:35
Showing Respect
3 questions
Section 5: Techno-Etquette- In & Out of the Office
The Telephone
04:28
Smart Phones
Preview
04:02
Email
03:37
Social Media
01:16
Technology Etiquette
3 questions
Section 6: Body "Talks" The Silent Langauge
Non-Verbal Pitfalls
07:01
Body Language
3 questions
Section 7: Conclusion - Acing The Job Interview
What We've Learned
Preview
00:36
Job Interview: Preparation
01:04
Job Interview: Presentation
03:06
Course Conclusion
01:02

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Instructor Biography

Kimberly Law, AICI CIP, Certified Image & Etiquette Expert

Kimberly Law is a Certified Image & Etiquette Expert and principal of Personal Impact International founded in 1999. She is an author, speaker and works with companies, men and women helping them refine their look from head to toe and enhance professional communication, to look and act their very best, always!

Kimberly has demonstrated her expertise through the media across Canada, the US and most recently China.

She is one of one fewer than 150 consultants, world-wide and the first in Western Canada to receive international recognition as a Certified Image Professional (AICI CIP), through the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI). She is Past President of AICI, having served as AICI’s International President 2011-2013. Since 2010 she is also a Founding Director for the Institute of Image Training and Testing International (IITTI) a international non-profit organization advocating global business etiquette standardization.

Kimberly is the author of several ebooks including the 'Personal Impact Complete Guides to IITTI Level 1 Standard', and co-author of two books including - Image Power a comprehensive guide to building confidence and making a great impression. She also joined Brian Tracy, Tom Hopkins & Stephen Covey in - Bushido Business, The Fine Art of the Modern Professional.

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