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Understanding and practicing good etiquette is easier than you think, more important than you may realize, and the key to elevating you to the next level professionally and personally. It is possible to be yourself, be professional, be polished and have fun! Etiquette is about awareness and respect...for yourself and others.
As Ms. Maya Angelou said:
"People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
I provide the tips and tricks you need to help you achieve personal and professional success.
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At Lakeside Business Suites, Las Vegas, NV
"The dinner table is the center for teaching and practicing not just of table manners but of conversation, consideration, tolerance, family feeling, and just about all the other accomplishments of polite society."
Ms. Judith Martin (Miss Manners)
Dine Like a Diplomat
($90 per person)
Learn or refresh your dining skills! Help seal the deal for a business lunch, a date or interview. I provide you the tips and tricks you need to be savvy at the table and in life! 10 participants maximum. Course taught with a full table set-up for a hands-on experience. You will receive the Dine Like a Diplomat handbook and the Little Book of Etiquette.
Dine Like a Diplomat
($175 per person)
Learn or refresh your dining skills! Help seal the deal, prepare for an important work function, or a personal formal event such as a wedding. I provide the tips and tricks in a classroom, then move to a restaurant for a formal 4 course meal so you may practice what you learn! 10 person maximum. You will receive the Dine Like a Diplomat handbook and the Little Book of Etiquette.
Business Etiquette Course
($295 per person)
This course will cover Business Etiquette, Professional Etiquette, and Dining Etiquette with a hands-on formal luncheon. Includes etiquette on topics such as introductions, email, conversation, hosting events and dining. 10 person maximum. You will receive the Dine Like a Diplomat and Professional Etiquette handbooks and the Little Book of Etiquette.
Check back often for scheduled courses at Lakeside in 2023!
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Owner and Founder
Elevating Etiquette, LLC
Desirée is the owner and founder of Elevating Etiquette, LLC where she works to improve the lives of others by teaching professional, personal and dining etiquette to high school students, college students, junior to senior professionals, new managers, spouse groups...anyone who seeks to improve and refine their etiquette skills.
Desirée has lived and worked internationally. She has 30 years in the hospitality industry with over 20 of those years of professional experience in the United States Air Force where she stills serves today in the Nevada Air National Guard as a Lieutenant Colonel. Throughout her Air Force career, she served in numerous positions as Chief of Protocol where she dealt with high ranking dignitaries from across the globe, placing her in situations which required a deep understanding and practice of diplomacy, professional, social and dining etiquette.
She graduated from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and finished her Master's Degree in Management and Leadership from Webster University. She is certified as an etiquette consultant through The Etiquette Institute and From The Inside-Out School of Etiquette, LLC. She is also a certified Intercultural Etiquette and Protocol Trainer from The Protocol School of Washington, a member of the Protocol and Diplomacy International organization and is published in the World Protocol Magazine.
Her experiences and training make her an amazing choice to teach our community how to up their game! She brings her life experiences, education and down-to-earth approach to make the classes engaging and fun.
I've worked with Desiree for several years and on numerous projects. She is at the top of my list as a professional, servant leader, and manager. Desiree provided phenomenal protocol support to the CEO (4-Star Commanding General) to include VIP visits and world-class events. More so, developed a first of its kind protocol course for our junior commanders and staff. She is highly respected and always helps others succeed.
J.C. Millard, Brigadier General, US Air Force, Retired
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For anyone interested in me traveling to your location to teach a military protocol course, please send me the dates and location. I will customize to your location and I can provide a quote (Travel plus flat fee).
Stay tuned for dates of scheduled etiquette courses.
2620 Regatta Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89128