The business meal is a popular activity in the workplace and is often included as part of the interview process. Sometimes it is used as a screening mechanism to determine if a candidate possesses certain social (soft) skills suited for a company. Thus, it is fitting that college students understand business meal etiquette as they embark on their careers. This article reports the findings of a survey of students’ awareness of business meal etiquette and their preferences for possible training and development.
Bayless, Marsha L.; Clipson, Timothy W.; and Muir, Clive, "Business Meal Etiquette: A Survey Of Student Awareness And Preferences" (2013). Faculty Publications. 37.
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Originally published in The Texas Business and Technology Educator’s Association Journal (2013) 12(1) p. 17