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A Huge Concern:

One of the most tense situations at a business meal occurs when someone isn’t comfortable handling their flatware. This contributes to each participant’s anxiety level and tension. Check this short out, and feel more confident at your next meal: whether … Continue reading

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ETIQUETTE CHECK: Volume 2

Be Self-Aware- Not Self-Conscious, At Your Next Business Meal. What’s Your Professional Legacy? How do you want to be thought of by colleagues? What sets you apart from others in your field? Once you define what you want your Personal … Continue reading

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An Everyday Question: Suddenly A Big Decision

  You arrive at a restaurant for a meeting with your new boss. Yikes? What’s the right answer to this everyday question? Has something like this ever happened to you? What ‘holy smokes’ moments have you experienced? We’d love to … Continue reading

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Etiquette Check.

Think about how many times you’ve dined with someone who does something inappropriate at the meal table. No, this isn’t a joke like the one with the punch line: “if there’s nothing simmering in the pot, then you’re dinner”. Your … Continue reading

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Bringing Neutral Back: The Fragrance Faux Pas

Avoid being an amateur diner in just one easy step. Picture it: You’re a perfume expert, and you’re the buyer for several prestigious accounts…..perhaps for the royal couple before their wedding. You find yourself at an intimate trade show of … Continue reading

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Home For The Holidays.

Invited to a colleague or manager’s home for a holiday celebration? There are questions that arise when thinking about how to prepare for a home situation that wouldn’t come up if you were indulging in a restaurant meal. Here are … Continue reading

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Goldie’s Guidelines to Holiday Dining with Colleagues

Once again the season is upon us; the season of frantic shopping, Christmas tunes played in every retail store, and for professionals, the inevitable office celebration with our colleagues. This holiday lunch or dinner is the boss’s or management’s way … Continue reading

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Being a Regular

Being a regular puts you at an advantage in any dining situation. Continue reading

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What I Hope To Share.

I’ve set up my business to not only help others in “Matters of the table,” but also to keep myself seeking continual education in my areas of passion. The result- I offer many services through Goldie’s Table Matters. And now … Continue reading

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