Communicating with Personal Power, Poise, and Presence

Food Taboos are Powerful!

Food Taboos are Powerful!If a person realizes after the fact that he or she has eaten a taboo food (e.g., soup with bacon bits or a beef stock), they may actually become depressed with guilt or feel physically ill. While it is a challenge to be sensitive to every food preference or restriction, vegetarian-based foods are the safest. The problem of food taboos usually centers around meat-based dishes. more

In the Spotlight: The Boy Scouts of America

In the Spotlight: The Boy Scouts of America The Boy Scouts of America was founded in the United States in 1910, based on the concepts of a similar organization founded in England by Lord Baden Powell. This organization, now over 100 years since its founding, was established for boys to build character and leadership skills until they reach the age of 18 by focusing on the Scout more

The Art of Professional Connections

The Art of Professional ConnectionsGloria Petersen's four-book series is focused on business communication strategies and skills. It is intended for readers pursuing business careers where making and sustaining connections is vital and for readers who are looking for strategies to optimize their effectiveness when presenting themselves at business and social functions. This entire series utilizes the expertise of corporate executives and industry experts to ensure that readers get the more

Seminars and Training

Seminars and Training"Project a Commanding First Impression and Enjoy a Dynamic Interaction." Customized Global Protocol® training, seminars, and small group classes are engaging, interactive, and fun. They provide participants with the professional tools needed to represent their career and build strong business more

Train-the-Trainer Certification Programs

Train-the-Trainer Certification ProgramsSubject Matter Expert (SME) modules are designed for college career centers and corporate trainers, and they are especially effective for consultants. The training is now based on The Art of Professional Connections four-book more

About the Founder

About the Founder Gloria Petersen is the founder and president of Global Protocol, Inc. Since 1985, thousands of participants have learned to project personal power, poise, and presence to improve their business communication and leadership skills. With her guidance, individuals build self-confidence and promote a dynamic business culture based on teamwork, relationships, and more

Global Protocol® is a professional presence, etiquette, and protocol training firm
that works with you to create a customized program
guaranteed to meet your objectives.

To succeed today, business leaders need to step out ahead of their competitors in a dynamic, influential way. This is accomplished by gaining a powerful social advantage. We offer the skill sets that will get you started.


But how can you achieve that? By adopting a kind of social intelligence that accentuates knowledge and influences experience – yours and those around you. Global Protocol® provides programs that deliver a fresh approach to:

Leading, Inspiring, and Succeeding
through Social Intelligence

These seminars and training modules address all aspects of the role social intelligence plays in helping graduates prepare for their careers and elevating executives to higher levels of achievement, including:

  • understanding the power of perception
  • creating a stronger executive presence
  • knowing how to get results utilizing business etiquette and protocol
  • and much more.

Global Protocol®provides the assistance you need to build better domestic and international business relationships, develop a greater understanding of communication styles, and learn how to handle tough situations with confidence and control.

Contact us today for details at 602-553-1046
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Our mission at Global Protocol, Inc., is to provide both the foundation and the framework for success by building each participant’s confidence and self-esteem, thereby improving morale and productivity and encouraging teamwork and integrity.
The vision for Global Protocol, Inc., began in 1985 to help companies and individuals not only compete, but also inspire. By teaching behavior modification, personal presentation, and business protocol, Global Protocol® has established itself as the premier resource for personal performance enhancement and leadership development.


Building confidence and improving self-esteem
sets the foundation for success.


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