Drew Barton (fellow alum), Founder / President of Southern Web: award winning digital agency, recently published: "A Buyer's Guide To Websites".
In this book, Drew skillfully outlines the process of picking a website that is right for you or your goals, understanding legal info. / jargon, and connecting with the right Digital Agency.
As the Champion Networker, I found this literary masterpiece extremely helpful in:
Click here to visit Drew's site and get your copy of this book!
The SN Tip of the week is to invite a friend. Engage in "tag-team networking" and ask a trusted friend or colleague to attend an event with you. This is an awesome way to foster relationships, expand your networks (vice versa) and pay it forward.
Use this tip to excel in your networking endeavors!
A great way to spend part of your weekend is reading networking tips! Yes, take time to polish your professional approach, build your brand and learn ways of creating trust. The "SIMPLEnetworking" Book offers 50 practical and useful tips for growing a viable network!
Here are the chapter previews, as a fun teaser:
Conferences are such excellent venues for networking, making connections and growing your business. Whether you are an attendee, speaker or exhibitor - or all 3 - you can benefit from this type of event.
Below are my top tips for maximizing networking @ conferences:
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The SN Tip of the week is schedule a meet up. We all live busy lives but taking time to meet face to face and share networking strategies are golden. Connect with someone in your network and offer to share (or vice versa) things happening in your career, academics or business.
Use this tip to foster quality relationships!
The SN Tip of the week is to have a firm handshake. Studies show that individuals with firm handshakes exhibit more professional and executive presence, are viewed as more competent and gain immediate trust.
Use this tip to master the art of networking!
The Champion Networker (Chi Chi Okezie) is a networking, diversity and inclusion influencer known for infusing culture, history, language, arts and entertainment into her company's training and events.