In-Person Networking

Why Brainstorming Groups are So Powerful

When I moved to San Francisco earlier this year I knew I had a very limited network and what I am trying to do with my business Why Not Girl! would be much more difficult because I didn’t have the personal capitol and net...

How to Connect with Anyone

Whether you are looking for new business, a new job, the love of your life (or maybe just a date for Friday night!), networking is an unavoidable fact of life.  Most of us don’t love to do it and could use a little help.  T...

Six Words to Master Via Phone: “I’ll Also Send You an Email”

It’s easy, in today’s world of social media and electronic communication, to forget that the phone exists. In fact, it turns out, most of us aren’t even checking our voicemail. On CBS News, Laura Vanderkam wri...


Secrets of Super-Achievers: Community Ranks High

One of my favorite Forbes writers, Meghan Casserly, covers the incredible world of female startups, women changing the world, and most recently what authors Camille Sweeney and Josh Gosfield call “super-achievers” i...

Attending an Event When You’re Feeling Anti-Social

Whether you’re the kind of person who loves networking or hates it, someone who adores getting dressed up to go to an event or one who wishes she could stay at home in her sweats, we all have days where the last thing we ...

Network through “Sweatworking”

New buzzwords constantly appear in business. Synergy, high-performance, blah, blah, blah. It’s easy to hear these words and roll our eyes. Just another buzz word in business. But recently I heard what might be considered ...


It’s International Networking Week!

This week is International Networking Week! And whether you’re networking in person or online this week, Career Girl Network is bringing you the best of our networking tips to ensure you’re armed with the right tool...

How to ROCK a Conference

Last summer, we gave you the skinny on which women’s conferences are the best to attend, and how you can make the most of your trip to any conference. But today, that advice gets better. We’re bringing you great adv...

The Importance of Women’s Groups in Your Corporation

Recently, over on Womenetics, Julie Zimmer cataloged her own experience of starting women’s affinity group in her firm. Like many woman starting the process of a women’s group in an organization, Julie found there w...


The App You Need at Every Networking Event

You go to a networking event, and if you’re having a great night, you leave with a stack full of business cards. You have no clue if, in that stack, there might a potential employee, employer, friend, or even a romantic c...