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How to Build A Meaningful Network

Brian de Haaff | Posted 02.15.2017 | Business
Brian de Haaff

There are 450 million active users on LinkedIn. And I swear half of them want to take me out for coffee. I get these requests on a regular basis and ...

How To Become A Standout Networker On LinkedIn

Catriona Pollard | Posted 02.02.2017 | Business
Catriona Pollard

As a leader, networking is more than just talking with strangers at an event. It is about creating connections and relationships with others who can p...

Something New

Michael Goldberg | Posted 01.19.2017 | Business
Michael Goldberg

Nothing like something new! New shoes. New jacket. New car. And that new car smell! New home. New dog. New baby. New relationship. The iPhone 7 plu...

Hypocrisy And BS In Business

Sylvana Storey | Posted 01.18.2017 | Business
Sylvana Storey

Grumpy Old Men is a conversational-style British television series showing a number of well-known middle-aged men talking about any issues of modern l...

Top 10 Reasons Online Networking is More Effective Than In-Person Networking

Tracy Darchini | Posted 01.09.2017 | Business
Tracy Darchini

Meeting people in real life, face-to-face is important for building professional relationships, but I'd be willing to bet that most of us -- whether i...

3 Silicon Valley-Tested Tips For Introvert Networking

Quiet Revolution | Nidhi Berry | Posted 01.06.2017 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on QuietRev.com In the Silicon Valley, many senior leaders are introverted—in fact, many more than in most other industr...

Five Easy Ways to Step Back Into the Workforce After Being a Stay at Home Parent

Quora | Posted 01.05.2017 | Parents
Quora

What is a good way to get back to working after a long absence of being a stay home mom? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network ...

Mature Job-seeker? Here Are The 3 Most Power-packed Resolutions You Can Make!

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 12.29.2016 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Now is the time for making New Year's resolutions. And, if you are a job-seeker of maturity, there are 3 especially powerful resolutions that are guar...

How to Follow Up When You Haven't Followed Up

Michael Goldberg | Posted 12.27.2016 | Business
Michael Goldberg

See that stack of business cards on your desk? You know, the ones bound together in a snarl of rubber bands? Maybe you have those cards in neat piles ...

Networking: It's Not Just for Adults Anymore

Todd Kestin | Posted 12.15.2016 | Parents
Todd Kestin

From boosting their chances of future success and honing their communication skills to becoming more comfortable talking with adults and thinking of how they can serve others, building an effective network at any age comes with too many perks to ignore.

How to Network at a Holiday Party

Michael Goldberg | Posted 12.13.2016 | Business
Michael Goldberg

Holiday parties are great! Whether it's your company party, a client's gathering, association festivities, or celebration with family and friends, it'...

Why December Can Be One Of The Best Times To Find A Job

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 12.09.2016 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Do you believe a December job search is basically a waste of your time and energy? If so, think again ... the holidays are actually one of the best times of year to look for work!

Business Networking Tip: Focus on a Target Market

Michael Goldberg | Posted 12.02.2016 | Business
Michael Goldberg

You may already have a target market. Then again, you may not! A target market is whom you serve best and therefore wish to serve most. If you're a ...

Conference Stars: How to Get the Most Out of Conferences (Part Two)

Jessica Lui | Posted 11.30.2016 | Business
Jessica Lui

This is the first of a two part article titled: "Conference Stars: How to Get the Most Out of Conferences". You can read Part One here. Dress to Im...

How I Built a Great Network... When (Quite Frankly), I Don't Like Going Out

Jenny Santi | Posted 11.30.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jenny Santi

How do you know x*? What, you had a 1-1 lunch with x*??! HOW is it possible that you have x*'s email address??! X* sent you a text message?...

When To Go Out And When To Stay In

Quiet Revolution | Nidhi Berry | Posted 11.23.2016 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on QuietRev.comDo you encounter decision fatigue every time you face the prospect of trying to talk yourself into going ou...

Can Online Networking Be as Successful as In-Person Networking?

Matt Sweetwood | Posted 11.22.2016 | Business
Matt Sweetwood

As the U.S. CEO beBee.com, a new professional social networking site with over 11 million worldwide users (Bees), I give a lot of thought to social me...

A Simple 3 Step Plan to Massively Improve Your Results From Attending Business Shows

Richard Eaton | Posted 11.21.2016 | Business
Richard Eaton

I was at The Business Show in Olympia, London, Thursday and Friday last week. This is probably about the tenth TBS I've been to now and it's always re...

High Tech Networking: Bullseye Smart Badge

Ronda Lee | Posted 11.16.2016 | Technology
Ronda Lee

Five years ago, I moved to New York City to pursue a dream deferred - becoming a writer. While in NYC, I discovered my inner entrepreneur via my snack...

Seek Out Your Tribe

Loolwa Khazzoom | Posted 11.14.2016 | Business
Loolwa Khazzoom

After my EKG test a few weeks ago, my doctor walked into the room and pronounced, "You're normal!" "Well that's the first time anyone has told me that...

Ferial Govashiri: 7 Insights From the Front lines of History

Davar Ardalan | Posted 11.11.2016 | DC
Davar Ardalan

Ferial Govashiri is the personal aide to the outgoing President of the United States, Barack Obama. On Sunday November 13, she will be a featured pane...

4 Smart Ways to Create Connections That Boost Your Business

John Bowen | Posted 11.08.2016 | Business
John Bowen

It's time to stop trying to differentiate the product or service you offer and start differentiating yourself. Let's face facts: Your product or s...

Networking Ground Rules

Michael Goldberg | Posted 11.08.2016 | Business
Michael Goldberg

Just before any big professional boxing match, you'll see both fighters assemble in the middle of the ring with the referee (or "third man in the ring...

Beyond Skype: Meet the Next Phase in Mobile Communication

Liesha Petrovich | Posted 11.07.2016 | Technology
Liesha Petrovich

We tend to forget the amazing things that smartphones can do. We carry around maps, a compass, flashlight, and communication wizard in our pockets. Th...

5 Powerful Steps to Building Your Influential Network

George Beall | Posted 11.07.2016 | Business
George Beall

Successful and wealthy professionals are very peculiar about who they choose to associate with. Their goal is to develop relationships and position t...