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I Could Have Had a V8!
By Sue Schnorr
I consider myself a pretty savvy networker. Yet, I admit that I don’t have
all the answers! I continue to learn and learn and learn …
That’s the good news.
The bad news is that I overlooked an important vehicle for new business
development. You might be able to utilize this tip for your job search or as
a business development strategy. Or you may simply use this concept to help
you in your every day work life!
It was right under my eyes, but I guess I was ‘too close to the forest to
see the trees.’ (Is that a kind way of saying sleep deprived? Stupid? I
digress. Let’s just move on.)
A colleague told me about a technique …
To read more,
This free article is provided to you, compliments of Sue Schnorr,
President, Training Insights, Inc.
Associate, Contacts Count
70 Linden Oaks, 3rd floor
Rochester, NY 14625
Anne Baber and Lynne Waymon are principals of Contacts Count, a
nationwide consulting and training firm that specializes in business and
professional networking, and career development. They are co-authors of six
books. The most recent is Make Your Contacts Count: Networking Know-How for
Business and Career Success (2007, AMACOM). Fortune 500 companies license
their training programs. Put the tools of networking to work in the service
of business goals. Visit
Hannah's blog this week includes writings on
about your job search.
composes her blog outside of work hours as a personal passion to assist
those in career transition.
Book Reviews and Good Reads
Other Offerings - Share Yours
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The August Group December 1st, 2009 Career Fair Committee is looking for
volunteers. If you are interested, please send your name and contact
Try a new approach!
Put some smiles and laughter into your networking!
Go bowling at Bowl-a-Roll Lanes
1560 Jefferson Rd. near the corner of Winton Rd. South
When: Friday, December 4, 2009
Time: 12 noon
Click HERE for complete details.
The undertaking has new life with a new volunteer as Arthur Catalanello
has stepped forward to tweet events, news, undertakings, volunteer
opportunities, networking events, etc. If you wish to tweet and be
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