International Protocol &
Corporate Etiquette Consulting
About Accord Protocol
Accord Protocol was founded upon the principle of fostering business agreements - - or accord - - between companies and their clients, with an emphasis on international and intercultural business dealings.
Located in the Tampa Bay, Florida area, Accord Protocol's mission is to empower our clients who are doing business locally or abroad – in any field – to present their best possible business personas. Our international protocol trainings can help you navigate intercultural subtleties so that you may proceed with confidence and find greater success with your global clients and colleagues. Our business etiquette trainings reveal the subtle art behind the science of doing business.
We teach the business etiquette skills shared by the most successful business people – the skills that can help you to get noticed and outclass your competition. The right knowledge will provide you the finesse and polish that can help you close difficult and important business deals.
In addition, we offer specialized workshops in Medical & Dental Office Professionalism. We have the tips to help healthcare team members present themselves in a more polished and professional manner to their patients, employers and co-workers.
Let us help you to cultivate smoother overall interactions, promoting better business relationships. This means better business for you.
Polishing Your Professionalism - Learn how refining your soft skills in business can help you outclass the competition
Intercultural Intelligence in Business - International Protocol seminars for clients and companies doing business globally
Seminars may be customized in length and content to suit your needs
For U.S. companies doing business in the United States and internationally, and for organizations, individuals and students, we offer:
Suzanne specializes in helping companies work through the complexities of intercultural business. As a certified intercultural and business etiquette professional, she has a unique understanding of corporate etiquette and international business protocol. Her teaching and training skills began in healthcare and expanded to include teaching English to adults, then corporate consulting. She speaks fluent French and has studied at the Institute of American Universities in Aix-en-Provence, France and L'Atelier 9 in Paris, France. Suzanne has an understanding of assimilating into a foreign culture. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in French from Eckerd College, where she also studied Spanish and International Business. She is certified by the Protocol School of Washington. Suzanne is a member of PDI-POA: Protocol and Diplomacy International-Protocol Officers Association, The French American Business Council of West Florida and the Tampa Bay Organization of Women in International Trade. She is also a recent member of Toastmasters International.