University Keynote Speaker, Lisa Taylor Richey


You are graduating, now what? What kind of first impression do you make? Do you know which fork to use if a company invites you out to lunch as a part of the interview process? What should you wear to a job interview?

Lisa Taylor Richey, the leading expert on business etiquette, motivates university students across the United States to excel in a quest to land their first job. Her exciting keynote speeches give students the head start they need to succeed in today’s business world.

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  • Top qualities employers and clients look for
  • A winning blueprint for a powerful first impression
  • Your “brand” reputation and how it can be enhanced
  • Workplace behavior
  • Business introductions
  • Common sense behavior
  • Tips for the new employee
  • The impact your wardrobe has on your image
  • Dressing the part for a client and the boardroom
  • What is business casual and what is not?
  • What is acceptable office attire?
  • Create a budget for your wardrobe
  • Master entertaining a client like an executive
  • Who pays and how to do it
  • American and European Style dining
  • Handling your utensils
  • Where is my bread plate?
  • Planning a business lunch outside the office
  • The corporate holiday party
  • Conversation during a business meal: when to talk business
  • What are the attributes of each generation that make up today’s work environment
  • The positive aspects each brings to the table
  • How to merge the attributes
  • Mastering strong relationships internally and externally
  • Building trust with your team
  • Managing personalities
  • What are your team’s goals?
  • Email etiquette
  • Non-verbal and verbal communication
  • Ten tips for masterful communication
  • Career limiting
  • How to avoid
  • General appropriate office behavior
  • How to stay out of the loop
  • Attitudes