From Business Dining To Public Speaking: Tips For Acquiring Professional Presence And Its Role In The Business Curricula

Anna Nicholson Bass
2010 American Journal of Business Education  
<p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: justify; margin: 0in 0.5in 0pt;"><span style="color: #0d0d0d; font-size: 10pt;"><span style="font-family: Times New Roman;">In today&rsquo;s dynamic business environment, organizations are beginning to realize the importance of teaching business etiquette, not only to enhance their corporate culture, but also to increase productivity and profitability.<span style="mso-spacerun: yes;">&nbsp; </span>Corporations are providing opportunities for executives of
more » ... today and business leaders of tomorrow to acquire these vital skills. <span style="mso-spacerun: yes;">&nbsp;</span>It is just as important that colleges of business recognize the importance of this &ldquo;hidden curriculum&rdquo; and teach it as a vital component of their curricula.<span style="mso-spacerun: yes;">&nbsp; </span>Practical advice is proffered to assist in developing a positive, professional demeanor in students.</span></span></p>
doi:10.19030/ajbe.v3i2.385 fatcat:ajefrzyvwneklbra44wvdgvpdq