Have you ever attended an important meal function, sat down at the table, and was suddenly overwhelmed by the number of forks and glasses?

If the answer is yes, you and thousands of others have experienced the frightening nervous sensation that travels from your brain to your hand as you have just a few moments to figure out which fork to use, which glass is yours and exactly where you should place your napkin.

helping you make the very best first impression


Book The Etiquette Doctor

As The Etiquette Doctor, I'll help ease your nervous jitters and train you on the proper forms of dining with class and style, as well as how to dress for success, network like a pro, and make the very best first impression.

the joy of eating!

Meal time should not be filled with stress but with

"Dr. Corbett’s etiquette workshop was, in a word, Amazing! There was something for everyone to learn, from the etiquette novice to the etiquette-savvy.

Etiquette information never gets old and Dr. Corbett’s workshop presentation doesn’t either. Impressive and engaging, she always leaves us laughing, learning, and wanting more."

Gayle Terry, Esq.

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How I  help

  • Dining Etiquette
  • Executive Presence
  • Art of Networking
  • Make a Lasting First Impression

I teach my clients about four main areas of etiquette:

Including, but not limited to:
  • Introductions (handshakes, networking, communication, small talk)
  • First impressions (being on time, preparedness, dress appropriately)
  • Dressing for success by defining different types of attires (business professional, business casual, casual, formal & semi-formal)
  • Executive Presence and Personal Branding
  • Hair, make-up, grooming and accessories
  • Social Media Do’s & Don’ts
  • Perfecting your Elevator Pitch

each of these cover a variety of topics

past events

  • Corporations
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Professional Organizations
  • Mentoring Programs
  • Non-profit Organizations
  • Internship Programs
  • Wedding Parties
  • Cotillions & Beautillions

Trainings are customized according to the specific participants.

who my program is for

I work with

  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
  • Morgan State University
  • North Carolina Central University
  • Renaissance Upward Bound Program
  • The Hartford
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Chesapeake
  • The Durham, NC Chapter of the Links, Incorporated
  • Rayner Brown Middle School
  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore
  • Washington University in St. Louis

past clients