Jodi R. R. Smith
Individuals who are comfortable with
social graces experience the best
success. As an etiquette advocate,
I am delighted that sharing my
knowledge and experience helps to
ensure my clients' comfort and
success in their endeavors.
Jodi R. R. Smith, president and owner of Mannersmith, is an etiquette consultant specializing in social and professional conduct. Working with individuals, corporations, and other organizations, Jodi educates in a way that is both instructional and entertaining, helping her clients increase their confidence levels and achieve success in today's world.
Mannersmith programs are a combination of lecture, activities and exercises that are designed to ensure that learning about manners is both educational and entertaining. All workshops and seminars can be tailored to fit the age, interest level and size of any group, and are perfect for:
Jodi has been promoting better behaviors since 1986. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from the University of Rochester and her Master's Degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University. Her extensive background in motivational psychology and human resources has served to reaffirm her belief that proper manners and etiquette are an essential part of functioning successfully in today's world.
Mannersmith Etiquette Consulting, founded in 1996, was created as a means to further educate and train others regarding these ever-changing rules for today's proper etiquette.
Ms. Smith is also the author of the Barnes & Noble titles From Clueless to Class Act: Manners for the Modern Man and From Clueless to Class Act: Manners for the Modern Woman.
"Credentials" (or, How I Became an Etiquette Advocate) is a light, intriguing history of Mannersmith's humble beginnings.