The founder of The Plaza Hotel's Finishing Program spills her insider knowledge to help you become instantly more polished. In her debut book, Modern Etiquette Made Easy, the Queen of Good Manners Myka Meier takes formal etiquette that she learned while training under a former member of the Queen of England's household and breaks it down into five easy steps to help you feel 100 percent confident in the areas of social, dining, business, and networking etiquette. In this refreshingly entertaining etiquette guide, Myka combines her passion for etiquette and love of humor to share tips that are sure to give you a competitive edge in both your social and professional life. Through easy-to-follow chapters and relatable lessons, you'll learn how to:
Create the best first impression
Become the most coveted party guest
Network like a pro
Practice good table manners
And much, much more
Perfect for everyone who's ever gone for the cheek kiss as the new acquaintance offered a handshake, or hobbled home from a networking event in stilettos. Fitting for messy-bun millennials who find themselves suddenly adulting without a clue, or mid-career professionals hoping to revamp their image. Or really, for anyone at all--at the end of the day, we could all use some more respect and kindness, and Modern Etiquette Made Easy offers advice and insight like a friend. Pinkies down
About the Author Myka Meier is the founder of Beaumont Etiquette and co-founder of The Plaza Hotel's Finishing Program. She received her etiquette training in London under a former member of The Royal Household of Her Majesty the Queen and was named "the picture of grace" by Voguemagazine, and "the Queen of Etiquette" by the DailyMail. Myka resides in New York City with her Swiss husband and daughter.