Quantity Is Fine, But Quality Is King

One of the biggest misconceptions I’m aware of in regard to networking is the notion that it’s an “all you can eat” affair.  In other words, people go to an event, work the room in an effort to meet everyone there, and then judge their success by

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They’re up! RoanokeAfter5.com Sponsor Lineup for May 28th

RoanokeAfter5.com’s monthly networking event and happy hour is sure to be a BIG HIT at Bayou Jack’s! Be sure to join us there on Thurs., May 28th at 5:30 p.m and say THANK YOU to these wonderful folks, whose generosity makes the event FREE for you! 🙂

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14 Powerfully Beneficial Effects of Gratitude | Inc.com

It’s far too easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of a busy job, workplace, or life, and to forget to take a moment or two every once in a while to give thanks for all we have achieved in our lives–and to those

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A Startup’s Guide to Professional Networking

Startup companies are stressful, yet exciting places to work, and whether you’re the star entrepreneur, a partner or a sales professional trying to generate an initial stream of revenue, professional networking can play a key role in achieving your first-phase goals. The bigger your network, the more

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Apply the Brakes Before You Break

How many hours a week do you spend on work? Research from the Center for Creative Leadership shows that the typical smartphone-enabled executive, manager or professional is connected to work on average of 72 hours a week. But there are only 168 hours a week to begin with.

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The 3 Keys to Creating a Knockout Networking Strategy

Whether you’re just starting out in the world of networking or you’re a well seasoned networker, there’s one thing you should never go to a networking function without . . . strategy.  In order to be a successful networker, you need to have a plan.  For example,

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