Category: Meetings

Shaking hands…may actually be rocket science

Whether it’s through the firm shake of a hand or a long and proper salaam, there are plenty of ways to show respect and honor others. From the nerve-wracking interview room to a huge family get-together, the importance of showing respect is profound. For instance, let’s consider the simple gesture of standing up and firmly Read More …

The Power Of Business Etiquette

  I recently wrote an article for PPAI Publications on global business etiquette and protocol. I gave a lot of great advice and tips on proper introductions, communications, handshakes (did you know in the Middle East handshakes should be limp with a lingering grip, with only a slight up and down movement), and being a host Read More …

But a Mermaid Has No Tears, And Therefore She Suffers So Much More….Hans Christian Anderson

  When I think of Denmark I think of the beautiful mermaid statue in Copenhagen’s harbor named “The Little Mermaid”. It has been photographed more than other art and had at one point been blown off her granite stone, decapitated and had her right art cut off. Be sure to grab your own picture when Read More …