International business and social etiquette expert Maryanne Parker has been teaching the timeless practice of etiquette in the boardroom, ballroom and classroom for nearly a decade. She is the founder of Manor of Manners, an etiquette consulting business which provides its clients with the confidence, skills, self-awareness, and knowledge that will help equip them to reach their professional and personal goals, using proven methods for easy learning. Manor of Manners specializes in engaging public speaking arrangements, elite coaching and certification programs tailored to the client’s needs.
In addition, Maryanne is the author of two number one international bestselling books The Sharpest Soft Skill (about business etiquette) and Posh Overnight (about social etiquette). Both books are available on Amazon.com in paperback and Kindle editions. The Sharpest Soft Skill pinpoints the importance of soft skills, poise, elegance, and sophistication in corporate success. Posh Overnight is a contemporary guide adjusted to the constantly evolving world of etiquette, beginning from the days of Louis XIV of France down to modern day manners of the 21st Century.
Maryanne is certified by the Protocol School of Washington which trains the White House and the Pentagon, the International School of Protocol and Diplomacy in Brussels, and Minding Manners in London. She frequently speaks on the topic of etiquette and recently spoke at entrepreneurial conferences held at the US Military Academy West Point, Harvard Club of Boston and NASDAQ.
This September 26th–29th, 2019, Maryanne can be seen speaking alongside ten highly successful entrepreneurs and business legends including Martha Stewart, Ice-T and Coco, Michael E Gerber, Walter O’Brien and Dylan Howard at Living Legends 2019 at Carnegie Hall. For more information, please visit www.livinglegends2019.com.
Maryanne can also be seen presenting an International Fine Dining Tutorial at the Plaza Hotel in New York City on Sunday, September 29th, 2019.
No stranger to the media, Maryanne has been sharing her etiquette advise on more than 35 television shows during the past 24 months, on channels including NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX. She has also been featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, O, The Oprah Magazine, The Epoch Times, Forbes, USA Today and Reader’s Digest, in addition to a number of international publications.
In her free time, Maryanne is involved with Professional Women Group of Dress for Success, San Diego, which helps underprivileged women gain financial independence and self-sufficiency. She inspires women with the message that you do not need money to have class, while sharing etiquette tips on style, dressing for job interviews, and more.
For more information, please visit: http://www.manorofmanners.com
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The Sharpest Soft Skill: 10 Proven Etiquette Strategies for Business Success
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (June 21, 2016)
ISBN-10: 1534830081 / ISBN-13: 978-1534830080
Posh Overnight: The 10 Pillars of Social Etiquette
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (February 6, 2018)
ISBN-10: 1985176408 / ISBN-13: 978-1985176409