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Nike Just Validated What I Already Knew: Golf Sucks

Gene Marks | Posted 01.26.2017 | Business
Gene Marks

So Nike is dropping out of the golf equipment business. Can you blame them? I don't. Golf sucks.

4 Ways to Network Without Being Super Awkward

Zach Mercurio | Posted 08.09.2016 | Business
Zach Mercurio

Here are some research-backed ways to network without being super awkward and stand out in a crowd while doing it.

How To Network Your Way To A New Job After 50

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 08.05.2016 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Few experiences in life are as frustrating as a job search ... especially when you are confronting the barriers faced by a mature job-seeker.

5 Ways to Expand Your Network for Your Small Business

Deep Patel | Posted 08.04.2016 | Business
Deep Patel

By nature, small businesses have to operate on a local level. Building a close-knit network is thus essential for success. Small businesses gain traction from the charm they can offer, embodied by genuine connections. Their clients are seeking a more personal experience than mainstream companies offer.

The Art of People: 11 Simple People Skills That Will Get You Everything You Want

Pam Nochlin | Posted 08.03.2016 | Home
Pam Nochlin

Dave Kerpen, Founder & CEO of Likeable Local, a social media agency and NY Times best-selling author recently published; "The Art of People: 11 Simple People Skills That Will Get You Everything You Want."

How To Schmooze Effectively

Adi Gaskell | Posted 08.02.2016 | Business
Adi Gaskell

I'm sure we've all encountered schmoozing in the workplace, with potent brown-nosers seeming to flatter their way to the top. Back in 2010 a study from Kellogg Business School examined the various types of schmooze.

The Network Effect

Alex Atzberger | Posted 07.19.2016 | Business
Alex Atzberger

Back in my business school days, I took a class titled "Technology & Strategy." And I remember the premise my professor laid out: if you are able to t...

Have a Shaky Relationship? How to Build Trust with Clients

John Rampton | Posted 07.21.2016 | Business
John Rampton

Money is great. And we talk a lot about how to make more money as a freelancer. But before the money can come, trust needs to be developed. Trust i...

Why Every Startup Founder Needs Networking Skills

AJ Agrawal | Posted 07.15.2016 | Business
AJ Agrawal

Every startup founder has to network if they're going to succeed, particularly face-to-face networking, which 85% of businesspeople prefer. When you e...

This AI Assistant Out Of MIT Helps You Automatically Network And Deepen Connections

Scarlett Ho | Posted 07.12.2016 | Technology
Scarlett Ho

Whether you are a young job seeker, an established business executive, or just an everyday working professional, networking is a key aspect of life. I...

5 Tips For Discussing Private Business In A Public Place

Dayna Steele | Posted 07.07.2016 | Business
Dayna Steele

Living in New York City for the summer, the entire family is learning that personal space is much smaller than it is in Texas - not only in apartments and theatre seats, but also in restaurants. More often that not, once seated for albeit a fabulous meal, you will be close to the strangers seated next to you. Very close.

Turning Java Into Jobs: How To Master The Coffee Chat

Jessica Lui | Posted 07.05.2016 | Business
Jessica Lui

Whether you're following up with a new connection or seeking advice from an established mentor, you can gain valuable insight through reaching out for a cup of coffee.

How to Network Like a True Professional

Quora | Posted 07.05.2016 | Business
Quora

What is your advice on building a great network? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered ...

6 Affirmations For Black Women In The Professional Workplace

Rahel Tekola | Posted 07.05.2016 | Black Voices
Rahel Tekola

Black women face a different kind of challenge when in the workforce than other women. The road is not always paved for success and comfort.

What's The Deal With These Chips?

David Andrés Kietzman | Posted 07.01.2016 | Impact
David Andrés Kietzman

It seems that the new security chips that are embedded into our credit cards annoy everyone. I know that the chip technology protects us from credit card fraud and provides "that extra protection" we need against counterfeit fraud...but it's annoying!

It's Not About Who You Know, It's How You Get To Know Them

Janice Omadeke | Posted 07.01.2016 | Business
Janice Omadeke

Networking isn't about how many business cards you collect. It's about how you cultivate relationships with your new contacts. Fostering real relationships is how you create a strong connection and get people interested in supporting your career goals.

5 Tips On How To Get The Most Out Of A Disappointing Event

Catriona Pollard | Posted 06.30.2016 | Business
Catriona Pollard

I've been to many workshops and conferences, and I must say some were pretty ho hum when it came to content. It is so disappointing when this happens ...

How This Millennial Is Building An Influential Media Empire

Deep Patel | Posted 06.29.2016 | Business
Deep Patel

Evans and his army of influencers are making their own content, promoting it to their network and dominating the social media world. But more importantly, readers are genuinely connecting with their followers and their content.

What To Ask Instead Of 'What Do You Do'

Megan Dalla-Camina | Posted 06.27.2016 | Women
Megan Dalla-Camina

Rethink networking. Rethink how you connect. Think about it. When you meet someone, you want to really meet someone. Not chit chatter. Not engage in exhausting small talk. But really connect. Otherwise what's the point?

5 PR Tips For Entrepreneurs

Catriona Pollard | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
Catriona Pollard

Every entrepreneur will tell you that it takes hard work and persistence to be successful. In addition to loving what you do, continually learning fro...

5 Proven Ways to Be More Productive Each Day

Christopher Kai | Posted 06.20.2016 | HuffPost Home
Christopher Kai

How many times have you gotten home from work and said to yourself, "I'll just watch one episode."

Networking Yourself Into A Job: Young, Educated And Unemployed

Nicole Angela Tinson | Posted 06.17.2016 | College
Nicole Angela Tinson

It may not be easy, but in due time, something will come your way.

How to Build a Global Brand in 6 Months - The HYPE Way!

Lirone Glikman | Posted 06.17.2016 | Business
Lirone Glikman

You're probably familiar with this feeling: you have an amazing business idea or product, and you want the whole world to know about it and help you make it happen.

Doing Business At The Speed Of Love

Jennifer Love | Posted 10.13.2016 | Business
Jennifer Love

"To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart." - Eleanor Roosevelt You know the saying, "Success in business is all about mak...

What if You Changed Your Approach to Networking?

Elliot Begoun | Posted 06.13.2016 | Business
Elliot Begoun

We hatched a plan. We'd meet in Sausalito, cruise over the Golden Gate Bridge and spend the day together. Awesome, a dad/daughter day with my middle o...