- The person is older than you are.
- The person has a special respect (example, dean and alumnae)
- You are meeting someone for the first time.
Thursday, April 2, 2009
Introduction Etiquette? Sit or Stand??
Rising to greet someone is very respectful; but sometimes we get the question - Do we really need to do this?
Yes! Stand when you can, especially when:
A quick note - if someone leaves the room and returns, the diners do not need to stand when they return!