Polite Society was founded as an institution of protocol for modern Americans to provide the knowledge and wherewithal to excel in contemporary society. Polite Society aims to help people bring civility and kindness to modern times.
“Doing things properly isn’t easy. But rather than making things easier, we should encourage ‘rising to the occasion.’ Rising sets us apart, and through the unification of common sense, consideration, and respect forms a polite society.” – Jessica Lieffring, founder
Private Coaching Polite Society offers private, personalized courses with one-on-one instruction tailored to specific client needs. Whether there is a big, public event on the horizon, or you just need to polish your soft skills, we will design a customized program for you.
Group Courses and Workshops
Aside from private coaching and one-on-one instruction, Polite Society also offers tailored group courses for professional groups, schools, and other organizations. Each course will be designed for your group’s needs.
Navigate the current corporate landscape while polishing your professional skills, improve your relationships, and reach your goals.
Learn to dine in the most formal, intimidating environments with ease and confidence. Finesse your hosting skills for your next dinner party.
Post Graduate Polish
Transition gracefully from college to the professional world. Add poise and confidence to your soft skills.
Learn how to conduct yourself like a 21st-century gentleman in your work, dating and social lives.
It’s the little things that can matter so much. Polish your interpersonal skills for any social situation.
Why Take an Etiquette Class?
The role of etiquette in our daily lives remains vital. It can help enhance your daily activities and relationships in a number of ways. From crucial telephone conversations to common pleasantries, and navigating the workplace, a knowledge of proper etiquette enables you to confidently and respectfully interact with those around you. Learning the rules of polite behavior is essential for occasions such as weddings, corporate meetings — even dates.
Why Enroll in Polite Society?
At Polite Society, we understand the value of proper etiquette and we’re sure you will, too, when you enroll in our Chicago etiquette lessons. What makes us unique is our passion to help people bring civility and kindness to our modern era of tweets, snark and forgotten manners. With our customized courses, we’ll help you gain the confidence you need to excel and feel comfortable in any social setting. Proper manners leave a lasting impression — and we’ll help you make a great one. Whether you want to learn how to channel elegance at a wedding or simply wish to polish your soft skills, our courses will teach you how to create opportunities, nurture relationships and live your best life.