Jay Pearson is the director of The Mississippi School of Protocol & Etiquette, the leader in etiquette and protocol services in Mississippi for over 12 years. Mr. Pearson is a certified graduate of the Protocol School of Washington. He also brings his knowledge from The Foreign Service Institute in Washington, D.C. in the area of Diplomatic Protocol. Specializing in Children's Etiquette, as well, he is a Corporate Etiquette and International Protocol Consultant who is a frequent contributor to print, radio, and television media.
Jay also holds a degree in Political Science,Culinary Arts and Hospitality and Hotel Management. As well, he is a pilot who has worked with Delta nd American Airlines as a corporate trainer. He developed a passion for protocol and etiquette during his years as a Major Domo and Estate Manager. Working with an international client base, he learned that courtesy, politeness, protocol knowledge and good manners are necessary in all business and personal relationships.
His programs are used by many Fortune 500 Companies, Organizations, and Government Departments, including the Department of Defense on 51 military bases and in 14 Countries.
He has also authored the forthcoming books titles: Leading with Southern Charm and Diplomatic Grace, & Leadership HIS Way.
As an Eagle Scout he believes in the Scout Law and Oath which he uses as a foundation in all areas of his life. The Mississippi School of Protocol & Etiquette represents clients in the areas of business, government, education and entertainment.
At an Interview. . .
- Appear Neat and Dress Appropriately
- Maintain Good Eye Contact
- Shake Their Hand
- Listen More Than You Talk
- Relax and Be Yourself
- Ask Them About Their Business Life
- Don't Name Drop or Brag
- Don't Eat or Drink Too Much
- Thank-you Note