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Do you want to be noticed for all the right reasons at work? Set yourself up for your next promotion or grow your business by having that inexplicable "wow" factor?

Etiquette MISTAKES can damage your professional reputation and ruin your relationship with people - without you even knowing it! Don't sabotage your career path by undermining your strong technical skills, work experience, and committed work ethic with a lack of business etiquette knowledge and social savvy. If you're looking for ways to communicate more effectively, polish your personal brand, gain the competitive advantage, and acquire more confidence, this workshop is best suited for you.

Join the workshop with the certified etiquette expert and neuroleadership coach and discover:
• The 7-Step System to becoming a Polished Professional who is poised and confident
• Simple things you can do to instantly feel and act confident when meeting new people without feeling fake and "salesy".

The workshop covers power presence points, international protocols for introductions and greetings, remembering names, business card savvy, how to make a great first impression at networking events and other business meetings, and much more.

Stop being the "best kept secret" and let your best self shine through!

This workshop is suitable for: People who are early in their careers, middle managers, and business owners.

Coronavirus Containment Measure:
- To prevent the spread of Covid-19, we kindly ask that all event participants wear a mask when attending the event
- To minimise the risk of spreading the coronavirus, if you or a family member has been overseas within 14 days of this event, then we kindly request that you do not attend.
- To prevent the spread of Covid-19, food and beverages will not be provided during the event
- Chamber staff will be conducting temperature checks at the premises.

Speakers' presentations at this event are intended for educational purposes only and do not replace independent professional judgment. Statements of fact and opinions expressed during this event are those of the speakers and participants and, unless expressly stated to the contrary, are not the opinion or position of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, its members, or its committees. The Chamber does not endorse or approve, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, accuracy or completeness of the information presented. Attendees should note that, with the approval of speakers, this event may be recorded, and possibly published on the Chamber's website in audio and/or video formats without further notice.

Recording, duplication or distribution of the contents of the online event is prohibited without prior written permission from the Chamber.


Bernice Lee, Director, Etiquette & Leadership Institute

Bernice is a trusted coach and trainer who helps tired and stressed-out executives/entrepreneurs to re-energize themselves and become calm, positive and productive again. Her clients value her professional delivery, personal warmth, and inspiring stories. She has had the good fortune of teaching over 3,000 business professionals coming from 23 countries. You may have seen her being featured in local media such as the South China Morning Post, Apple Daily and RTHK. Before starting her own business, she had had a 10-year corporate career in human resources management and marketing in the United States and Asia. Her diverse professional background included positions in the manufacturing, mutual fund and venture capital industries. While many of her clients are small business owners and entrepreneurs, she also served large clients such as J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley, Daiwa Securities, Estee Lauder, and most of the major MBA programmes in Hong Kong in the past.

Bernice holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Yale University and a Master of Industrial and Labor Relations, specialising in human resources management, from Cornell University. She is a certified coach (NeuroLeadership Institute), a certified practitioner of workplace emotional intelligence (Genos) and a certified etiquette consultant (Etiquette and Leadership Institute).


Language English
Date and Time 2021/09/16 14:30 to 17:00
Venue Chamber Theatre, 22/F United Centre
Media Closed to media
Enquiries Cathy Chan
Tel: 2823 1282
Fee Members @ HK$850 / Non-Members @ HK$1,050
+$50 for booking offline
This event accepts Chamber Coupon (terms and conditions)
Members enjoy 30% discount with BOC HKGCC VISA Card
Notes - Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of payment, on a first come first served basis.
- Booking transfer is allowed for corporate members with advanced notice, walk-ins are normally not accepted.
- The Chamber reserves the right to decline any booking or cancel the event. In such case, a full refund of the participation fee will be issued.
- No refund will be made for last minute cancellations or no-shows. If the booking is cancelled at least 7 days before the event, and in such cases the refund will be subjected to a 10% administration fee, or HK$100 deduction, whichever is higher.
- Members paying with their BOC HKGCC Visa Card will enjoy a 30% discount on their reservation. The discount is only applicable to the card holder, and does not extend to their guests. The discount cannot be used in conjunction with Chamber Coupons.
- A $50 handling fee per person will be charged for all offline bookings (e.g. fax, e-mail, post) for all Chamber events. Go online today by downloading our app or registering on the HKGCC website to save the environment and money.
- Priority is given to corporate members. The decision to accept or decline any booking shall be at sole discretion of the Chamber.
- Participants agree to indemnify the Chamber and the hosting party all liabilities for property damage, physical injury or death in relation to this event. Participants are advised to take their own insurance against all risks.

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