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Respecting the Red, White, and Blue: Flag Etiquette and Other Summertime Tips to Teach Proper Manners for Kids

Respecting the Red, White, and Blue: Flag Etiquette & Other Summertime Tips to Teach Proper Manners for Kids

By Lisa Burdette | July 15, 2024

Summertime is in full swing, which means that it’s time for patriotic celebrations and events such as a parade or the Olympics. In today’s blog post, we’ll discuss some flag etiquette tips that are important to keep in mind during any parade throughout the year. I’ll also provide a number of other summer etiquette tips […]

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Time and Attention Precedes Manners for Kids

Time and Attention Precedes Manners for Kids

By Lisa Burdette | May 29, 2024

My journey as an etiquette consultant continues to grow! Increasingly, I am asked to teach on bad manners and improper behavior at the table or in public. I have found that when I teach fine dining for two hours and give children my attention in eye contact and conversation, behavior problems diminish. Parents, time and […]

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Summer Time Fun to Enhance Etiquette Skills and Manners for Kids

Summer Time Fun to Enhance Etiquette Skills & Manners for Kids

By Lisa Burdette | May 14, 2024

George Washington’s “Rules of Civility & Decent Behaviour In Company and Conversation” has been a staple in my life and helped me in raising my six children.  Now, I often use this material in my etiquette curriculum to teach manners for kids and adults.

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Happy Mothers Day - Proud to Teach Etiquette Classes for Adults and Children

Happy Mother’s Day!

By Lisa Burdette | May 12, 2024

Happy Mother’s Day to so many incredible, hard-working Moms! I am blessed and thankful to be a Mom and that I am able to empower other Moms by teaching etiquette classes for adults as well as children’s manners to families. Dallas Area Etiquette Classes for Adults & Children I’m now offering a 90-minute Etiquette session […]

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From Campus to Business Environment: Mastering Workplace Etiquette in Dallas

From Campus to Business Environment: Mastering Workplace Etiquette in Dallas

By Lisa Burdette | April 25, 2024

The best way to make a good impression and help your company ace that client presentation is by treating others in a kind, professional manner. Etiquette and manners can help you achieve these goals! In addition, you can you can better learn how to handle yourself on the job at any age or life stage. […]

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Workplace Etiquette: Insights from the 2024 Suit Up Experience at the Mark Cuban Heroes Basketball Center

Workplace Etiquette: Insights from the 2024 Suit Up Experience at the Mark Cuban Heroes Basketball Center

By Lisa Burdette | April 8, 2024

I recently participated in the Suit Up Experience event here in Dallas at the Mark Cuban Heroes Basketball Center. The event was wonderful and I loved being able to teach etiquette to students in attendance. In this blog post, I’ll share some of the dining and workplace etiquette tips I shared with young professionals at […]

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What is Etiquette? How Etiquette Classes for Adults Can Enhance Your Life and Career

What is Etiquette? How Etiquette Classes for Adults Can Enhance Your Life and Career

By Lisa Burdette | March 1, 2024

Real or genuine etiquette comes from what we think, our motives and how we think of ourselves. In social situations, etiquette occurs when the needs of others become paramount to our own needs. To behave and know how to conduct yourself in different environments with respect and integrity makes others feel good and creates a […]

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Mastering Table Manners: A Guide to Breaking Bread with Grace and Poise

Mastering Table Manners: A Guide to Breaking Bread with Grace and Poise

By Lisa Burdette | February 8, 2024

You may have heard of the term “breaking bread” loosely used in connection to gatherings around the dinner table. However, did you know that this terminology is actually the correct way to eat a roll or piece of bread? In this post, I will delve into the proper table manners surrounding the bread plate and […]

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Unlocking Social Success: How Etiquette Classes for Adults Can Transform Your Interactions

Unlocking Social Success: How Etiquette Classes for Adults Can Transform Your Interactions

By Lisa Burdette | January 31, 2024

The most important way we can display our grasp of good manners is through our actions. I regularly remind my students that it is not as much what we say as it is what we do. Those who are willing to learn and grow from their mistakes through corrective action will thrive. This article has […]

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Lunar New Year Celebrations

Celebrate Lunar New Year 2024: A Guide to Chinese Culture and Essential Table Manners

By Lisa Burdette | January 19, 2024

This year, the Lunar New Year will fall on Saturday, February 10, 2024. This celebration has become dear to me since my son married a young lady from China. Huamin and her family have been such a blessing to our family! Learning about the Chinese culture has made me a more grateful person. In this […]

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