"Robert A. Shutt is an amazing speaker. I was
attentive to every word. I have told so many
people about him and how great the evening was.
So again, I thank him so very much for an event
that I will not soon forget. His comedic yet
tremendous knowledge of Business Etiquette made
for a supreme evening."
Jason V. ~
Entrepreneur, Scranton, PA
"Your way of captivating your audience and
involving them in what you say truly inspires me
to want to try to even accomplish half the
people skills you have. I really appreciate your
teaching style; by delving back into the history
behind certain mannerisms, it really helped me
to understand and remember why certain place
settings and habits during a business dinner
were formed. I got a lot out of the etiquette
dinner by way of your witty stories. Thanks
again for giving your time and experiences, and
I can assure you that I learned so much from the
small two hours we were in the dining room."
Joanne W. ~
Supervisor, Washington, DC
"Robert A. Shutt truly does the little things
that change and touch people’s lives. Thank you"
Chris P. ~ Nursing Supervisor, Endicott, NY
"Out of all the workshops I attended today, I
found Robert A. Shutt’s to be the most important
and interesting one. I don't know where else I
would learn these etiquette guidelines. I am
grateful that Robert presents dining etiquette
with such great knowledge. What he does truly
shapes a lot of people for the better and
prepares them for the real world with a boost of
Jia Jun H. ~
Graduate Student of Management, Syracuse, NY
"I thank you for such an incredibly
enjoyable, dynamic, and informative
presentation! All of our members were thrilled
with the program. The evaluation feedback showed
that you were 'phenomenal' and 'exceeded their
Denise A. ~
Chamber of Commerce President, Corning, NY
"Our faculty, staff and students are still
talking about the terrific dining etiquette
program you brought to our campus. Although we
have offered similar programs in the past, this
event generated more enthusiasm and positive
reviews than any of our other workshops. Your
style was engaging and your presentation
informative. The audience felt they learned a
great deal in this fun, fast-paced seminar and
will approach the professional world with more
confidence as a result."
Maureen M. ~
Director, Westfield, MA
"Mr., Shutt was fantastic and very engaged
with the audience. This is a wonderful program
that should be repeated annually." Hailey B,
Undergraduate Student, New Orleans LA
"Mr. Shutt was great. He was wonderful, very
knowledgeable and he keep me engaged."
Undergraduate Student. Colorado Springs, CO
"Wonderful! Robert is very lively, personable,
knowledgeable and interesting. The topic is also
very useful. I think businesses should require this
class. I will definitely recommend it to other companies."
Emily H, Supervisor,
"Mr. Shutt's presentation was excellent. It was
one of the most interesting and useful presentations
Sarah H, Accountant / Future Leader, Hartford,
"Mr. Shutt was great. He was energetic and very
knowledgeable which made it comfortable for us to
Kevin H. ~ Director Corporate Professional Development,
"I really liked Mr. Shutt's attitude towards
questions - he integrated them and was never thrown
when they seemed outlandish. Great Job. A skill
hard to pick up."
Nancy G. ~ Graduate Student, Oberlin, OH
"This was one of the most beneficial programs
I have ever attended. The presentation was given
with grace and ease, which drew the audience in.
The material is extremely useful. I wish I had learned
it sooner. Well Done!"
Martin D. ~ Graduate Student,
"Robert Shutt's visit was intended for seniors
yet his presentation on Business Dining Etiquette
was well received by students of all class years.
(And staff learned a few things too!) His professional
appearance, enthusiasm, and knowledge of everything
from how to network while juggling hors d'oeuvres
to avoiding troublesome foods, appealed to our audience.
We look forward to his return."
Nancy K. ~ Career
Services, Aurora, NY
"Awesome! I admit I was a bit skeptical about
this topic, but Robert Shutt made it interesting
and entertaining. Better yet, he explained why it
was so relevant. I feel much more confident about
my career with these skills in my professional arsenal."
Justin W. ~ Graduate Student,
"I highly recommend Robert Shutt. He is a dynamic
speaker. His presentation was informative, interactive,
and interesting. Everyone in our group learned something
that she will continue to use. After all who couldn't
use a few pointers on etiquette?"
Laurie N. ~ Chamber
of Commerce Coordinator, Pittston, PA
"Excellent! Very entertaining and informative!
I loved the story of the origins of business etiquette.
I attend business conferences quite frequently and
they involve dinner. I will definitely use what
Kristen P. ~ Undergraduate Student,
"Robert Shutt's presentations are inventive and
entertaining, as well as astonishingly effective.
His commitment and passion is both evident and inspirational.
He helped catapult me to where I am today. I have
the greatest admiration for his accomplishments."
Marty C. ~ Insurance
Investigator, Syracuse, NY
"Robert Shutt's presentation is synonymous with
Kirk G. ~ Student,
"Robert Shutt was fabulous, as usual. He does
it all with elegance, humor and expertise. He dazzles
everyone with his knowledge of all the finer points
of meal etiquette and delights them with his sense
of style. He teaches us so much at dinner with expertise
and sense of humor. Everything was 5 star - all
Roseann M. ~ Recruitment
Coordinator, Dunmore, PA