Posts for "Networking"

Networking Holiday Style

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 12, 2012 at 6:30 am
The holidays are upon us and we are either invited to business functions and social parties or we decide to host a party ourselves. Many people view these events as stressful. ... (more)

Getting The Most From Recruiters In Your Job Search

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 11, 2012 at 2:30 pm
As an active job seeker, you’re likely ready and willing to pull out all of your resources to find a job. While working with a recruiter should be one of those tactics to use ... (more)

A Subtle Way To Look Smart

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 9, 2012 at 2:30 pm
It’s really easy to look smart. One of my favorite parts of my work as a keynote speaker is after a presentation when students come up to me to ask a question. I love getting ... (more)

Three Tricks to Get Your Email Opened

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 9, 2012 at 6:30 am
We all know that getting over the inbox hurdle can be a challenge. Whether you are trying to land an informational interview, a sales call or a job interview, getting your email ... (more)

10 Things You Must Know About Getting the Interview!

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 8, 2012 at 4:00 pm
Power up your networking, resumes and interviews:  GET HIRED! In order to hook and reel in your dream job, you’ll need to first get your foot in the door for the interview and ... (more)

5 Tips for Increasing Your Odds for Success

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 7, 2012 at 2:30 pm
Everyone has heard about the Powerball winners from a few days ago. One of the winners let the computer pick random numbers. Which statistically is just as likely to succeed as ... (more)

What I Bring to Networking Events and Conferences

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 7, 2012 at 6:30 am
What you need to get the most out of your next one-day event. On the morning of an event – or often, the night before – I’ll prepare a bag of goodies to get maximum ... (more)

Are You Taking More Than You Give? 3 Tips for More Balanced Relationships

December 6, 2012 at 5:00 pm
How being generous will inspire others to help you and strengthen your business relationships. ... (more)

Operation: Social Santa Comes to Dallas

From GenPink
December 4, 2012 at 1:00 pm
Whether you’re a Gen-Y social media fanatic or a philanthropist at heart, come mingle with others alike at Operation: Social Santa DFW. Operation: Social Santa, formally ... (more)

3 Things Master Networkers Do

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 3, 2012 at 6:30 am
Networking to grow your business, brand or reputation has shifted to another dimension. Don’t fight it, rather, welcome the opportunities  networking can yield. Let’s ... (more)

Personal Branding Weekly and LinkedIn Word of Mouth

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 2, 2012 at 2:30 pm
Personal Branding Weekly Editor’s Note:  Did you see the relevant and helpful posts about your brand at holiday parties? Or, how about the post that you still (and always) need ... (more)

Why Professional Etiquette Is Overrated

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 2, 2012 at 6:30 am
Several years ago, I went to a networking event right near Washington, D.C. One woman in the group introduced herself as an “etiquette expert.” Then, she gave everyone in the ... (more)

Save the Date! ELNYA Holiday Happy Hour December 12th

From Emerging Leaders of New York Arts
December 1, 2012 at 12:37 am
  Save the date! The next ELNYA Holiday Happy Hour will take place on Wednesday, December 12th. Event details below:   When: December 12th from 7:00 – 9:00 pm EST Where: ... (more)

Lessons in Second Chances From ‘Project Runway All Stars’

November 27, 2012 at 5:00 pm
Five lessons for entrepreneurs from designers who are getting a second chance at success. ... (more)

How To Get A Mentor

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 27, 2012 at 6:30 am
The first mistake most people make when seeking out a mentor is asking a role model to take on that responsibility. Mentoring is an enormous chore. Don’t underrate the undertaking ... (more)

7 Tips for Hearing More and Doing More

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 23, 2012 at 2:30 pm
Listen up! Yes You! Listen up! It’s not just for coaches and teachers anymore. Give the person speaking the courtesy of your attention. Your conversations will go smoother and ... (more)

10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week

November 23, 2012 at 2:00 pm
How Black Friday came to be, Mark Cuban opens up a can of whoopass on Facebook, making a good first impression, why digital first aid matters, DIY or die… This week’s notable ... (more)

Why You Should Build a Lifestyle Business Rather Than the Next Facebook

November 20, 2012 at 11:05 am
Today’s special guest article is a long-overdue, in-depth case study from my good friend and former co-founder Jun Loayza, a twenty-something serial entrepreneur, who recently ... (more)

How Young Entrepreneurs Stare Down Personal Crisis

November 20, 2012 at 7:00 am
Three young treps share stories of how they overcame serious personal crises -- while keeping their businesses afloat or starting new ventures. ... (more)

5 Sites for Finding Networking Events

November 20, 2012 at 2:00 am
If you are a job seeker, you’ve probably read that networking is essential to finding a new job opportunity. “Is this for real?” I get asked this a lot by clients who are ... (more)

How to Reach Out to Influential People Online Without Being a Jerkface

From The Rise To The Top: The #1 Badass Show, Resource & Community For Mediapreneurs
November 19, 2012 at 9:26 am
Alrighty, so, let’s say there is someone pretty influential you want to reach out to online and get to know a little bit. Get on their radar screen. Start building that relationship ... (more)

Personal Branding Blog Weekly and Social Calls to Action

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 19, 2012 at 6:30 am
Personal Branding Weekly No matter the job or the tragedy you can build or rebuild your personal brand. That seemed to be our theme this last week as many still recovering from ... (more)

13 Holiday Networking Strategies You Need to Know

November 19, 2012 at 12:30 am
It’s that time of year again, when job seekers think they may as well stop looking for a job throughout the holiday season. No one will be hiring anyway, so you may as well take ... (more)

Jump Over the Biggest Job Search Hurdle

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 18, 2012 at 6:30 am
The job market is rough these days. Well, perhaps that is an understatement. And, because of this, all of the traditional bottlenecks of a job search have gotten much harder. So, ... (more)

Hurricanes, Destruction and Rebuilding: The Only Constant is Change!

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 17, 2012 at 4:00 pm
My thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of Hurricane Sandy. This catastrophic event sent shock waves across the country; she threatened the stability of our lives and underscored ... (more)