Networking Buzz

When to Connect With Professionals on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook

How soon after meeting a professional should you connect with them on social media? If you connect too soon after or even before a meeting, are you being a stalker? These are questions I’ve heard many people ask when trying t...

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...

Work Your Email to Make it Magical: Here’s How

Email is arguably the most amazing invention of the internet, but at the same time can inhibit productivity like nothing else in your professional career. Sure, you can communicate across an ocean in the snap of a finger, but y...

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...


Interacting with Potential Employers on Social Media

Social media is powerful, there’s no doubt about it. It gives you a powerful platform to connect with other people, whether they be current, past, or potential colleagues, recruiters, managers, friends, and much more. But...

CardFlick – Your “Virtual” Business Card

You know as well as I do that I’m a little obsessed with apps. But this is one you’re going to want to get. It begs the question – are business cards out? Imagine this, you go to a networking event, you meet a num...

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 ...


Apps You Should Download to Make Your Life Easier This Week

By now, you all know I’m addicted to Apps. I’ve told you about apps that will save you time, apps that will increase your security, and apps that make your phone just a happier and better place. I consider it my dut...