5 Rules to Make Networking Work: Part II

<–5 Rules to Make Networking Work: Part 1 How Do You Network? In Part I of this series I shared the first 2 of 5 Rules to Make Networking Work: Create a Goal: Set short and long-term goals to bring focus and purpose to any networking event.  Goals will also guide what events you attend, who…

5 Rules to Make Networking Work: Part I

 5 Rules to Make Networking Work: Part II -> How Big is Your Network? I’d like to begin with a brief brag.  I am pleased to announce that I have more than one thousand friends.  I can prove it.  Just look at my accounts on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Tumblr, Foursquare, Instagram, and all the…

Overdue Leadership Lessons

A LinkedIn Request To Remember This week I received a LinkedIn request I didn’t expect.  A business owner I knew from fifteen years ago reached out to me, explaining that he was connecting with former interns from his business.  That’s the power of social media today.  Connecting with the new and reconnecting with the old.…