Professional Drinking

How To Drink At Work

Not confident dining and drinking in business situations?

You’re Not Alone. And Jim is Here to Help!

As a Certified Sommelier, with Advanced Certification from the Wine and Spirits Education Trust Jim is a business person with 30 years of professional drinking experience helping professionals navigate wine and spirits, while keeping it fun! Your answer is sure to be found in Jim’s blog.

Mixology

Mixology

You might be like me and didn’t even know the word mixology existed a few years ago.  It makes total sense, but the idea of applying it to creation of a craft cocktail is new.  This is an exciting innovation to the area of professional drinking.  No...

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Women and Professional Drinking

Women and Professional Drinking

Let me start with how much of a stretch this is for me to write about women drinking, but I have interviewed a number of female associates and CEO clients to gain some insight.  There are a few guidelines they shared that are worth noting. I want to be clear that...

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What do You Do if Your Business Dining Partner Doesn’t Drink?

What do You Do if Your Business Dining Partner Doesn’t Drink?

While drinking doesn’t have the stigma of smoking in public, there is a camp of people that for personal or religious reasons choose not to drink.  That’s not a problem, it just means more for those that do! How do you handle it when you don’t know your partner’s...

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