Why publish on LinkedIn Pulse? Most of us don’t have time to tweet, post or publish from every available platform with any level of frequency or quality. LinkedIn reaches more than 364 million professionals worldwide, with the focus being on the professional life, this is what differentiates it from Facebook, Twitter and other social media […]
When I went along to my first Thrive meeting I had no idea that, just a few weeks later, I’d be handling the public relations for a music festival. It all happened so organically, in the way that many Thrive connections do, during the second conversation I had with one of my fellow group members.
When networking the aim is to achieve results that positively influence your business, yes, the primary reason you’re networking is to get referrals, but you also gain access to professionals in almost every type of business and to do this you need to have set some overall goals for your networking activities, which will undoubtedly open new […]
It’s a common chorus we hear in the business world; networking is the key to success, building relationships is crucial, it’s not what you know, but who you know.
One of the biggest myths in business is that you must have a large network if you want to succeed. The reality is that the size of your network is not what’s important. It’s the influence of the people within your network that counts. So stop wasting your time swapping business cards at networking events. Many of the people […]
Just read this astonishing fact….95% of small businesses don’t have a marketing plan and that’s just plain crazy! And that most people start marketing their business before they know what they want. It’s more than having a logo and a good website!
“I’m no good at networking or I don’t like going into a crowded room full of strangers” is something that we all often hear. If that’s how you feel, be encouraged – nobody was born with perfect networking skills. If others can learn, so can you!
Why is Networking like chocolate? Why? Because just like chocolate, it depends on how much, what type, and if you take it from a stranger.