Charm School


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Charm School

A derogatory term for a corporate training program for mangers or employees, especially a program to which one is sent for disciplinary purposes. For example, an employee may be sent to charm school to learn why racism is unacceptable if he/she is punished for making racially insensitive remarks.
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Evan Williams, trainer of Charm School "He seems very progressive and he's improved every time he's run this season.
So Pop Up Charm School will be taking place from November5-11 and will be offering classes in deportment, hair and make-up and a beginner's guide to modelling.
DON AND DUSTED: Charm School (right) outpaces Ella at Doncaster
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Consultant Wang goes far deeper than providing a charm school here, and assumes that engineers have had little or no training or coaching in speaking, writing or listening in the business setting.
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CHARM SCHOOL Tantalizing as that plan might sound, it will take some doing to convince many physicists that this approach has merit.
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The Snooty Women Series is about a lifetime of inspiration," said Simpson, who attended charm school, etiquette workshops and modeling school when she was young.