Modern Gentleman

Many may think “chivalry is dead,” but a true gentleman’s kindness, consideration, and respect are always appreciated. The Modern Gentleman experience will help you revisit the basics, while also increasing awareness of gentlemanly behavior in all situations. The rules may have changed, but behaving as a chivalrous, courteous, or honorable man will always be en vogue. Topics include but are not limited to the following:

The Modern Gentleman's Social Graces

  • Personal Image
  • Dining Etiquette in Social and Professional Settings
  • Being a Good Host/Guest
  • Wedding Etiquette
  • Bar/Pub Etiquette
  • Gym Etiquette
  • Mobile Etiquette
  • Transportation Etiquette – driving, public transit, travel
  • Tipping
  • Respecting Women/Men
  • Carrying Yourself – walking, standing, etc.
  • Pulling out chairs, opening doors, holding elevators, assisting with coats
  • Offering/Carrying Heavy Items
  • Modern Dating
  • Professional Image
  • Introductions
  • Presentation Tips
  • Respecting the Hierarchy, and Earning Respect
  • Networking
  • Telephone/Mobile Etiquette
  • Email Etiquette

Polite Society is the best source for learning etiquette in Chicago. Contact us today to learn more about our courses.

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Contact Polite Society today to learn how our Chicago etiquette classes can help you conquer life’s big events with elegance and grace.
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