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It's True! You Don't Get a Second Chance to Make a First Impression

Originally delivered Nov 2, 2016
Source: AIChE
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    Archived Webinar
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    1 hour
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Take advantage of the game-changing power of etiquette in your career. Attend this webinar to brush up on the basics of professional etiquette.

In this 60-minute webinar, you’ll gain a refresher on professional etiquette and how chemical engineers can use it to advance their careers. You’ll consider how etiquette is more than a long list of rules. It’s about treating others - and yourself - with respect. You’ll explore how to communicate courteously to build strong relationships with teammates. In addition, you’ll review how to choose attire for both safety and success. This informative session is filled with nuggets of wisdom and stories from the real work world to ensure you make a good first impression, treat others courteously and respectfully and succeed in your career.

Take a look at your agenda:

  • Basic etiquette for the workplace
  • Evidence that professional etiquette can significantly improve your future
  • Communication skills for conveying courtesy and respect to your teammates
  • Key attire tips to advance your safety and success

Patricia Simpson

Patricia Simpson is Owner/Consultant of Game Changing Etiquette and the Director of Academic Advising and Career Services for the School of Chemical Sciences at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. She has worked in higher education for over 20 years and has been presenting etiquette dinners and workshops to corporations, universities, and civic groups for nearly 15.

Patricia has delivered and facilitated webinars for the American Chemical Society and made presentations at the Midwest and Southern Associations of Colleges and Employers, NASPA, and ACPA conferences.

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