Posts for "Networking"

What to Do When You’re Afraid of Networking

From Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career
October 28, 2014 at 3:30 pm
Does the thought of entering a crowded room filled with strangers make your palms sweat? Networking is a fear many people share. Some would even say it’s one of the scariest ... (more)

Personal Branding Weekly – The Quick and the Dead

From Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career
October 27, 2014 at 3:30 pm
Today’s consumers are always on the move, and they love to get hold of any information the fastest way that they can. If you have a potential customer with very limited time ... (more)

How To Update Your Personal Brand After Changing Careers

From Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career
October 27, 2014 at 1:30 pm
The average Baby Boomer has held eleven jobs from ages 18 to 46, according the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, but it is estimated that Millenials are expected to have as many ... (more)

Anatomy of a Winning LinkedIn Publisher Post

From Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career
October 26, 2014 at 1:30 pm
Winning LinkedIn Publisher Post LinkedIn launched LinkedIn Publisher earlier this year. Every LinkedIn user now has access to a publishing platform to establish their credibility. I ... (more)

Is It Worth It To Drop Several Hundred Dollars on a Writing Conference?

From Freelancedom
April 29, 2013 at 1:19 pm
I am a cheap bastard. Instead of spending money on pricey project management systems, I run my life through Google and GQueues. I avoid paid teleclasses and webinars in favor of ... (more)

Personal Branding Weekly – 29 April 2013

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
April 29, 2013 at 5:30 am
It seems that more people are using the buzz words “personal branding” as describing it as designing your brand or perhaps the visual imagery of your brand. Personal ... (more)

Success Is More Than Just Showing Up

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
April 28, 2013 at 1:30 pm
Ninety percent of life may just be showing up, but oftentimes it’s those who stick around who get the greatest benefit. One of my favorite things to do whenever I go see ... (more)

4/30 Spring ’13 Entertainment Industry Networking Event

From Emerging Leaders of New York Arts
April 26, 2013 at 8:44 am
Hello Emerging Leaders of New York Arts members, I’m very excited to announce the next installment of my quarterly entertainment industry networking events! The last event was ... (more)


From March Communications
April 25, 2013 at 9:00 am
As you may know, we launched Last Thursday in September 2012 to create an informal monthly networking event for fellow members of the Boston technology, PR and media communities, ... (more)

To the Givers Go the Spoils: The Hidden Dimension of Networking Success

From Dan Erwin
April 18, 2013 at 5:05 pm
Shift your networking orientation from getting to giving and your long term success is assured. It’s a proven fact that those with the best networks usually get the most job ... (more)

How to Be a Better Networker

From Lindsay Olson
April 17, 2013 at 8:27 am
If you’ve applied for every job in town with no luck and are now ready to find other ways to get the job you want, try networking. It’s the best way to tap into the “other” ... (more)

How to Get the Most out of Conferences

January 10, 2013 at 5:30 pm
Business coach Antonio Neves gives his three tips for how to most effectively approach an industry conference.   ... (more)

March PR Joins the Pub Club

From March Communications
January 9, 2013 at 5:38 pm
We’re excited to announce that March PR has joined the Publicity Club of New England, also known as the Pub Club. The region’s oldest professional organization for public ... (more)

Come Network With Us

From March Communications
January 7, 2013 at 10:43 am
On Thursday, January 31st, please join the March Communications team for our Last Thursday networking event at West End Johnnie’s from 6 – 8 pm. We kicked off this monthly ... (more)

Why Networking Is Important For Your Job Search And Career Development

January 7, 2013 at 1:45 am
So many law students and new attorneys think “networking” is a dirty word. It’s selfish, disingenuous, and awkward. It’s dreaded and hated. But the truth is networking ... (more)

5 Ways To Prepare For Your Next Networking Event

January 3, 2013 at 1:15 am
Does networking scare you? You’re not alone. Walking into a room of people you don’t know can be intimidating, but with a little preparation, much of that fear can be relieved. How ... (more)

What I Learned When I Lost My Job

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 29, 2012 at 6:30 am
No one likes to admit they’ve lost a job. It could be performance issues, personality issues, or even the company performing mass layoffs. Everyone loses a job now and then, ... (more)

Traditional Principles + New Media Practices = Sales Leadership

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 24, 2012 at 6:30 am
Sales leadership is achieved today by a combination of traditional principles and new practices. You can’t be successful today unless you use and incorporate the best of ... (more)

Personal Branding Weekly and Visible Word of Mouth

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 23, 2012 at 4:00 pm
Personal Branding Weekly Editor’s Note:  Thank you to Oscar Del Santo for his tremendous contribution as a weekly columnist here at the Personal Branding Blog.  In addition ... (more)

Personal Branding for Voice Actors

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 22, 2012 at 6:30 am
Voice acting is such a specialized niche that it’s hard to stand out in the field. Not because there are so many, but because the field is so small and most of the people ... (more)

What I Also Bring to Networking Events and Conferences

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 21, 2012 at 6:30 am
In What I Bring to Networking Events and Conferences, I gave you my list of critical accessories for every professional event and conference that I attend. In this followup, I ... (more)

5 Holiday Party Networking Tips

December 18, 2012 at 1:30 am
Whether you’re currently working or working on finding a new job, you will probably receive invitations to some holiday parties in the next few weeks. These events offer great ... (more)

Coming Up with the Idea is Only Half the Battle

From Alexandra Levit's Water Cooler Wisdom
December 17, 2012 at 9:00 am
Life in a large organization isn’t always easy for people who want to solve problems.  Usually, the issue isn’t coming up with a solution.  Rather, it’s convincing ... (more)

Enhance Your Brand with MOOCs

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 15, 2012 at 6:30 am
Have you ever wished you had gone to Harvard?  Well now you can – by taking a MOOC!  MOOC stands for “Massive Open Online Course” and Harvard has partnered with the Massachusetts ... (more)

The 3 C’s of Effective Engagement

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 14, 2012 at 2:30 pm
This post is relatively short by design. It’s focused on three things that are both easy and hard to do. I hope you can use them for your end of the year planning and for your ... (more)