Category Archives: Social

EASY CONVERSATION STARTERS FOR NETWORKING EVENTS

Approaching someone new can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. So, what are some natural and easy ways to break the ice? Here are some tips and tricks: Go Fishing At The Food Table While waiting in line for the food, start chatting up the person next to you. This is a great …

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Stephen Covey: 10 Quotes That Can Change Your Life

Stephen Covey will be remembered most as the author of The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, which sold over 25 million copies.  It’s been many years since I read “the habits” but I was delighted recently when I learned that my 8th grade daughter read The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens in school. Although they weren’t completely …

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My Two Very Simple Rules for Networking – Sallie Krawcheck

I don’t have to convince you of the power of a professional network, do I? One that is not only inside your current company but that reaches outside of its walls? Or that networking is often listed as one of the most important unwritten rules of success in business? And that research shows that your …

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How to Become a Better Blogger – Amy Chen

These days, anyone can start a blog—but not everyone can stand out as a blogger. Elisa Camahort Page and Jory Des Jardins, two of the three BlogHer.com co-founders, discuss how small business professionals can become part of the blogging community. LINKEDIN: What are common mistakes that companies and small businesses make when starting a blog? Camahort Page: One of the …

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