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How to Make (& Stick With) a Better New Year’s Resolution

The New Year’s Resolution is a great way to make new goals for the coming year when done properly. Read more about helpful strategies to make (& stick with) a better New Year’s Resolution here.

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Introducing Yourself

A refined introduction can lead to a powerful first impression and a lasting relationship. Learn about common mistakes (and how to avoid them) when introducing yourself here. 

Do you Need to Update Your LinkedIn Headshot?

Your LinkedIn headshot is an essential part of your profile and personal brand. It is a first impression that is publicly visible to anyone, so make sure it’s powerful & professional. Learn more about what makes an ideal profile picture here

How to Make & Receive a Better Introduction

A good introduction is a catalyst for conversation and relationship development. So, how you make and respond to introductions shapes the way others see you and can impact opportunities. Read more about how to make and receive a better introduction here

Why you Should Join Professional Associations & Alumni Organizations

Cultivating your network and pursuing professional development are critical to long-term career success. Professional organizations and alumni associations are two highly effective and beneficial resources to help you do so. Read more about why you should join professional associations & alumni organizations here

The Secret To Better Networking: How To Introduce Yourself

What you say (and how) when you meet someone influences that person’s first impression of you. Read more about how to introduce yourself and make more powerful impressions when networking here.

Tips for Successful Networking

Events of almost any kind provide great opportunities to “get out there” and increase your professional visibility and enable your personal brand to come to life. Whether it’s a conference, networking event, seminar, benefit or party, these gatherings provide an environment ripe for meeting others, expanding your network, building new relationships and strengthening existing ones.

What To Do If You Suffer From Networking Negligence

A strong network is essential throughout your career, whether you’re looking for a new job or board seat, sourcing talent or vendors, seeking new business or speaking engagements – or even helping someone secure an internship. Yet, people regularly admit to us that they’ve let their networks lapse…

The Art of the Thank You Note

Writing a thank you note after a job interview is not optional. This expression of gratitude after an interview is not only good manners, it’s good strategy, keeping you top-of-mind with a potential employer. The thank you note is your opportunity to reinforce why you’re a strong candidate and reiterate your interest in the role you’ve interviewed for.

Why Putting Your Phone Away Creates Opportunities

We’re on our phones a lot. We text, email, use apps, take pictures and sometimes even use our phones to call and speak with people. As integral as this device has become to our lives, there’s a time and place to be on it, especially when in professional settings. As our world becomes increasingly digital, opportunities for face-to-face engagement are becoming even more important. If you find yourself choosing a screen over participating in a conversation, you may miss out on potential business, job and professional opportunities.

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