I am a firm believer in the power of mentoring especially in regards to networking and professional development. If you happen to be in the Atlanta area on Feb. 12th, consider attending this women's speed networking event hosted by the Atlanta Business Chronicle.
Click here for more details and hope to see you there!
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:
Click here to read more tips and network like a pro!
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 Champion Networker (Chi Chi Okezie) is a diversity and networking influencer known for her infusion of culture, history, language, arts and entertainment into her training and events.