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Networking Events- the Dos and Don’ts

By |2019-11-06T09:32:29+00:00November 6th, 2019|Advice, Life Tips, Networking, Work Life|

No doubt many of us will have experienced the pains of networking events. You walk into a room full of strangers, armed with a stack of business cards, ready to rub elbows with the best in the business. But let’s face it- networking events can sometimes be stressful, awkward, and require a certain amount of [...]

Making the Most of LinkedIn

By |2019-09-10T10:37:07+00:00September 10th, 2019|Advice, Job Preparation, Life Tips, Networking, Work Life|

We all know by now that LinkedIn is a modern professional’s bread and butter- it easily outstrips all of its competition as the world’s number one online social network for business networking, and has single-handedly revolutionised the job market as we know it. Whether you’re looking to make introductions with peers or searching for your [...]

The Career Lessons We Can Learn From Dumbo

By |2019-03-26T16:07:04+00:00March 26th, 2019|Advice, Life Tips, Work Life|

The beloved Disney classic may be getting a reboot this week, but its important messages on self-belief, perseverance and compassion stay the same. There are some surprising career lessons that Dumbo can also teach us, and we’re here to share them with you.   Embrace what makes you you Dumbo wouldn’t be Dumbo without his [...]

How To Be More Persuasive

By |2019-02-12T12:26:22+00:00February 12th, 2019|Advice, Life Tips, Work Life|

Being persuasive often gets a bad reputation as a skill as most people associate it with being manipulative, but this isn’t the case. Having the ability to persuade someone is not only an excellent way of making connections but it can be a fantastic tool to help boost your business. It’s so valued in fact [...]

How To Become A Networking Natural

By |2019-01-14T11:22:33+00:00January 14th, 2019|Advice, Life Tips, Work Life|

  It’s the time of ‘new year, new me’ but how many times have you said that about a goal and never actually achieved it? If this applies to your annual promise to attend more events and get better at networking there is a way to boost your motivation and get out of the slump. [...]

The Networking Mistakes You May Be Making

By |2019-04-23T15:22:22+00:00October 1st, 2018|Advice, Life Tips, Networking, Work Life|

Networking is an area that divides people: you’re either a social butterfly who loves to meet new people or a caterpillar who would rather curl up in a cocoon at the thought.  Even for the latter group, it can play an important role in promoting your business or your personal qualifications and could open doors [...]