Networking

7 Tips For Networking While Traveling – Women in Business Article

Networking opportunities can land anywhere. You never know where or when your next collaboration may appear. If you are traveling for work, or even if you are in your home city attending a conference or a large event, being ready to talk about the work you do and opportunities you are looking for may result in options that did not exist before. I have met people who became clients in airports. I have randomly been seated next to someone at…

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Why I Lead by Central Prince Georges Chapter Leader Pamela Hart Vines – Women in Business Article

This post by AWE Central Prince Georges Chapter Leader Pamela Hart Vines, Founder & CEO of Troop PR and Vines Film, appeared first on Linked In on January 24, 2019. I’m a community leader. Although I have yet to organize social cause demonstrations or run for public office, my important contribution to my community is to lead the local chapter of a women’s networking group called Awesome Women Entrepreneurs. My chapter, among seven AWE chapters in the region, is based…

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14 startup resources for female founders – Online Business Article

A leg up If you are a female entrepreneur, there’s one thing you should always remember: You are not alone. Whether it’s a funding program or a networking opportunity, take advantage of the many startup resources geared just for you. According to the American Express State Of Women-Owned Businesses Report, from 2017 to 2018 women started an average of 1,821 new businesses every day in the U.S. — a record number that demonstrates the impact women are having on the…

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Why Community Matters Now, More Than Ever by @annamcafee – Wonen in Business Article

by Anna McAfee | Featured Contributor “What tribes are, is a very simple concept that goes back 50 million years. It’s about leading and connecting people and ideas. And it’s something that people have wanted forever” says Seth Godin. You’d have to be living under a rock to not have recently heard the words ‘community’ and ‘tribe’. But why does it matter so much, and why does it matters now?  We need to take a look at the world, where we…

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7 Powerful Trade Show Tips for Solo Exhibitors » Small Business Bonfire – Business Article

By Stacey Gavin If you’re heading to a trade show, you already know that you’re positioning yourself to rack up some serious exposure, valuable leads and big-time brand recognition. Good for you! Exhibiting at trade shows and other industry events is proven to help you grow your business while spending less. This is especially true for the big-wig exhibitor who shows up with an incredible custom-built trade show display and 10 employees to staff it. But what about the solo…

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Here’s to an AWEsome 2019! – Women in Business Article

While our country continues to experience unprecedented national turbulence and an uncertain financial outlook, we remain truly grateful for all the wonderful milestones and events that made 2018 a banner year for AWE – and look to the year ahead full of optimism and excitement. From our selection as an Arlington, VA Chamber of Commerce Best Business Award winner to being recognized for our efforts on behalf of women and diversity with a James B. Hunter Human Rights Award, we were…

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Build a strong reputation from scratch like a PR pro these 4 tips – Business Article

One of the most precious assets you have as a professional is your reputation. You may be kicking your career goals, fantastic at your job, or successfully building a profitable business, but do the people who matter know? Having a good reputation is your golden ticket to limitless opportunities. Growing your network is not just being known by more people, but more so the right people. Building a strong reputation doesn’t happen overnight. Your reputation requires constant nurturing in order…

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Building Your Network As An Introvert With Selena Soo – Women in Business Article

I was so excited to film today’s episode of #MondayMotivation, because it meant I got to hang out with one of my favorite influencers (and friends), one of the most connected people on the planet, and the digital publicity mogul herself: Selena Soo! Selena and I first got to know each other over a whirlwind impromptu vacation to Sedona, where we spent days together unwinding, talking business and big visions for the future, and how we wanted to change the…

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4 Networking Tips All Small Business Owners Should Know – Business Article

The most successful entrepreneurs typically have one thing in common (other than a great business idea): They’re good at networking. Networking is an important skill to learn for small business owners. Some people are naturals who can work a room without breaking a sweat and seem to float from conversation to conversation. Others often do break a sweat and tread water from conversation to conversation. If you’re in that second group, know it does get easier with a bit of…

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The Rundown – Your Blueprint For Sports Talk Success – June Edition – Women in Business Article

As the weather heats up, so does the need for sizzling small talk. Join in on the sports conversation with confidence at home, the office or pool side with this month’s edition of The Rundown. Belmont Stakes – June 9 The Belmont Stakes is the third race in the quest for the Triple Crown, only accomplished if the same horse wins the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes. Working it into the conversation It’s all about timing. Normally…

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The Rundown – Your Blueprint For Sports Talk Success – March Edition – Women in Business Article

  March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb, except in the sports world which is full of excitement. Don’t miss out on the chatter around the coffee pot, be a part of it with these conversation starters for March.     March Madness College basketball tournament starts – March 13 The crown jewel of March sports is March Madness. The NCAA (the governing body for college sports) March Madness Tournament consists of the top 68 college…

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Community will change your business: A step by step guide. – Wonen in Business Article

A community is EVERYTHING to the success of your business. Community has been the most pivotal aspect of my own business success and you can see it in action every day with giant brands such as Apple. Apple fans arguably pay over the odds for Apple products, simply because they’re Apple products. Often the actual product matters less than the fact it’s from Apple. They have developed such a strong community, a community who will buy anything they sell. The…

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The Rundown – Your Blueprint For Sports Talk Success – January Edition – Women in Business Article

The new year is upon us and that means a fresh slate. If creating relationships, growing your client base or expanding your network are on your list of resolutions, develop the rapport with sports and keep the conversation going all year long. Here are what your friends and neighbors will be talking about in January. College Football National Championship Game – Monday, January 8The two best teams in college football, Georgia and Alabama, come together in Atlanta to find out…

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12 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Making Important Decisions – Women in Business Article

I know this is going to sound a little hokey, but I view intuition as this powerful “thing” in my gut that is a silent and strong guide. However, it’s really easy to ignore, especially if you are busy and have a million things going on. And if you ignore it long enough, it gets smaller and smaller until something in your life has to scream at you (implode) so that you finally have to tune in. Let’s avoid getting to…

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First Cheltenham Business to Accept BitCoin – Maximise Conference & Awards – Women in Business Article

WOMEN’S BUSINESS CLUB is officially the first business in Cheltenham to accept BitCoin. Bitcoin is a payment system which uses digital money, using peer – to – peer payment chains which has no authority. For those who use the payment system, BitCoin is an app or computer programme which allows customers to have access to a BitCoin wallet which they can send and receive payments. They’re said to be much easier than debit and credit purchases. Users will make a…

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How to Network as an Introvert – Maximise Conference & Awards – Women in Business Article

Being an introvert has often been a taboo subject leaving introverts feeling a little ‘lower’ than the rest of the world. The rest of the world are extroverts! There are a lot of figures out there saying that 25% of the population up to 60% of the population are introverts but really, let’s just say that there are half and half. So the chances of you meeting another introvert whilst you are out networking could be highly likely but the…

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An introvert walks into a bar… – Women in Business Article

I’m an introvert and this is my networking lube: “Yo who the f*ck wants to buy this bitch a GIN, pronto” Ok that never actually happened. Normally I scurry in and seek out the bar or free booze. Neck 2 glasses of warm and slightly vinegary cheap chadon-nay-nay then hide in the toilets talking to myself in the mirror because, let’s be honest, amongst the suits I am the most interesting person there (and I’m an HSP introvert – and…

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