"network" Archive

Make Networking Work for You

How does the word “networking” make you feel when you hear it? Perhaps it’s overwhelming, intimidating, or uncomfortable. Or maybe it’s energizing and exciting. Regardless of how you approach ...

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Reach Out, Stay in Touch and Deepen Your Connections with This Essential Networking Advice

In this article from First Round, read about six tactics for creating a healthy mindset around networking from six experienced professionals. “Think of networking as the practice of cultivating ...

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Working Women: Valerie Jarrett and the Importance of Mentoring

In this episode from The Michelle Obama Podcast, the former First Lady chats with friend and mentor Valerie Jarrett about their experiences as working women and mothers. They reflect on the value ...

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Three Professional Relationships Every Woman Needs to Advance Her Career

By Chelsea Keen, M.Ed. (’12), Career Coach and Founder of Uplifted Ambitions Career Coaching

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Chelsea Keen (’12)

Chelsea Keen is a results-oriented career coach who empowers ambitious early and ...

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Four Keys to Make Networking Relational, NOT Transactional

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Kristin Winkle Beck (’97)

By Kristin Winkle Beck (‘97), CEO & Executive Coach, Pivot Point Professionals, INC

“You should be networking more.”  If the thought of networking makes your ...

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