News and Articles About Networking
Rick Farman, the co-founder of Superfly Presents, the production company behind music festival Bonnaroo, provides young entrepreneurs advice about crafting a successful event.
Follow these steps to bring your social network to life.
Hosting a networking event can be really rewarding, but it takes careful planning to get the most out of it. These simple tips will help make your business mixer fun and successful.
With these tools you can collect new contacts and keep track of the ones you already have.
Wooing clients over dinner can help you build long-lasting relationships. Here's a guide to making the best possible impression.
Even the toughest prospects are reachable if you know how to catch their attention. All it takes is a little savvy and some help from their biggest hero. Here's how.
With the support of AOL Co-Founder Steve Case, new organization UP Global aims to accelerate startup communities around the world.
If you are your own brand, it makes sense that you should employ your professional acumen when presenting yourself to potential clients.
How you can make a company page that generates leads, sales and traffic back to your website.
If you haven't put much thought into your business card, you're missing out on a great marketing opportunity. Here are six ways your business card design and delivery can get you noticed.
A surprising number of college students don't use the professional-social network. Here's why that's a mistake -- especially for young entrepreneurs.
Effective networking involves more than just reaching out to people and showing your face at events. Here are four key ways to use networking as an effective growth strategy for your business.
Don't wait for associates or customers to give you their thumbs-up with personal testimonials and endorsements. Here's how to be proactive about asking for endorsements.
Workplace expert and entrepreneur Liz Elam offers some advice about starting a business with little experience.
To celebrate the social media giant's 10th birthday, read about best practices for business owners.
Here's what separates the leaders from the followers online.
RedBull launches a music-tech startup accelerator, 3rd Ward offers a networking opportunity in Brooklyn, HUB Bay Area helps social treps with PR, Berlin startups slay dragons, VCs and treps square off, the SBA gets social, NY Tech Day kicks off, TechCrunch Disrupt unleashes in NYC again, the Webbys wants your votes This week's notable news and startup events for young treps.
It's not easy for introverted young treps to put themselves out there, but these tips can help you master the networking scene.
Networking is a key way to build your business, yet entrepreneurs are often unwilling to take the time required to build those relationships. Get past these four personal barriers and you'll be well on your way to networking success.
With LinkedIn's search update, people may be taking a closer look at your profile. Here are five tips for making sure you remain front and center on the professional network.
Student entrepreneur Will Caldwell on the importance of finding passion outside of your startup.
Adam Grant, author of Give and Take, shares five tips to increase generosity and improve your productivity and success.
You're bound to face rejection if you're in it to grow your business. Learning to take it in stride requires practice. Here are six ways to help you make the most of rejection.
How your personal network can fuel your productivity, how confidence can defeat burnout, why your products need emotional content and more: our best tips of the week.
While having a stellar business idea is a huge part of the startup puzzle, conveying your idea confidently will help you piece it all together. Business coach Antonio Neves tells you how to inject some swagger into your pitch.