Read chapter 13 before completing this assignment. I'd like to propose a toast:
Please submit your assignment using the comment box or as a word document. Due
Tuesday, Feb. 17th by 11:00 PM.
You are attending a retirement dinner for your boss, Fred Jones.
In the United States, here is the typical order of courses:
If any of these courses is omitted, the order still remains. So for a typical 3-course business
lunch, you would see:
Plan for Success
The 60 day plan
you and your new manager decide whether its working in your probationary period
Dont be a know-it-all
You have one chance to make a first impression
Avoid off-the-cuff statements that may come back to hau
Week 2 Assignment
Please prepare your response to each of the 3 following scenarios.
Due printed at the start of class on Tuesday, Jan. 20 th
You brought your favorite sandwich from home, and you're really looking
forward to lunch because break
1. Identify what the dilemma is
2. What are the possible options and the consequences of each option ?
3. What should you do?
The dilemma is the supervisor spent the companys money on taking his
Terms & Concepts for Table Manners Test
List the order of courses in a four-course meal
List the order of courses in a five-course meal
Define the following terms
A la carte
A la mode
Dealing with anothers grief
Keep your message simple and compassionate
Im so sorry.
I wish I could say something of comfort, but words fail me at a time like this.
Do NOT say
I understand. -you do NOT understand
I know what youre going through
Be a patien
In a business setting, it's important to know appropriate responses to some common
situations. If you find that you've stuck your foot in your mouth or said something
inappropriate, apologize and move on. Here are some common situations and some
Why Meetings Fail
1. Many people dont consider meetings work. They feel meetings are
a waste of time.
Peter Drucker, a management guru, stated One can either
meet, or work. He felt you cant do both.
People get frustrated when meetings are not relevant.
Heres a Sample Agenda for a Meeting
Agenda for the ABC Executive Directors meeting
September 15, 2011 at 9:00 AM
1. Opening/Welcome (9:00 9:05)
2. Announcements and documents received
(Information / 9:05 9:20)
3. Approval of minutes of me
Basic Etiquette Terms 1st test
Culprit (guilty one or one at fault) - p. 18
Terms of endearment
Integrity (p. 10) doing the right thing even when no one is watching
Tell me less
Some things are better left unsaid
Think before you speak of write
Revealing sensitive information my be regrettable later
Others may feel or act uncomfortable around you if you tell too much
It may put you at risk if it gets out of contro
HRTM 1130 WEEK 4 ASSIGNMENT
This assignment is due printed at the start of class on Tuesday, Feb. 3rd.
Please read and follow the instructions below for situations A & B. Make sure you have
read Chapter 9 before doing this assignment.
A. You're the Guest
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