Networking Events

From a Simple Networking Dinner to a World-Class Conference, Event Planning Takes Time
Marketing Bootcamp

From a Simple Networking Dinner to a World-Class Conference, Event Planning Takes Time

Here's a comprehensive timeline to planning out your events, big and small.
Michael Donnelly
7 Networking Mistakes Even Harvard MBAs Make
Networking

7 Networking Mistakes Even Harvard MBAs Make

It's not just "what you know" and "who you know," but what you do about it, and it doesn't take a college graduate to mess up big time.
Joel Comm
5 Essential Questions to Ask to Get the Most Out of Your Live Event
Marketing Bootcamp

5 Essential Questions to Ask to Get the Most Out of Your Live Event

Hosting fun face-to-face gatherings can really boost your business in this isolating age of social-media marketing.
Michael Donnelly
Build Your Networking Skills During a Livestream Q&A With Dr. Ivan Misner, the Founder of BNI, on Friday at 3 p.m. EST
Marketing Bootcamp

Build Your Networking Skills During a Livestream Q&A With Dr. Ivan Misner, the Founder of BNI, on Friday at 3 p.m. EST

Dr. Misner's Business Network International has been helping entrepreneurs help each other -- face-to-face -- since 1985. Here's your chance to ask the father of modern networking your questions.
Erin Schultz
The Web Connects Me to the World, But Conferences Unite Me With My Tribe
Conferences

The Web Connects Me to the World, But Conferences Unite Me With My Tribe

This is why I travel thousands of miles to attend face-to-face events.
Sebastien Turbot
New Tech Festival Will Feature Drone Competitions and Human Digital Orchestra
Events

New Tech Festival Will Feature Drone Competitions and Human Digital Orchestra

The Propeller Festival will be a full-day event with keynotes, exhibits, interactive activities and – of course – networking and pitch sessions.
Andrea Huspeni
How To Get An Informational Interview (And Why Even Entrepreneurs Need Them)
Networking

How To Get An Informational Interview (And Why Even Entrepreneurs Need Them)

If you're not gathering information this way, you're missing out. Big time.
Sarah Vermunt
How Hyperconnectivity Can Prevent You From Connecting to the Person Right in Front of You
Entrepreneur Network

How Hyperconnectivity Can Prevent You From Connecting to the Person Right in Front of You

Ivan Misner, founder of Business Network International, warns of the dangers of constantly burying yourself in social media.
Entrepreneur Network
How to Network Effectively at Events
Networking

How to Network Effectively at Events

You need new contacts. So design a systematic approach to meeting new people.
Eric Samson
Do You Turn Into a Hot Mess Even Thinking About Networking?
Networking

Do You Turn Into a Hot Mess Even Thinking About Networking?

Here are five tips for dealing with this requisite chore, even if you're an introvert.
Katherine Keller
Are You 'Networking' for All the Wrong Reasons?
Networking

Are You 'Networking' for All the Wrong Reasons?

Here are five organizations for young people that work to put the 'selflessness' element back into networking.
Darrah Brustein
5 Questions That Reveal the Personality of Someone You've Just Met
Personality Type

5 Questions That Reveal the Personality of Someone You've Just Met

Who is her hero? What books has he read? What is her dream job? Probe deeper to learn more.
Jayson DeMers
Networking Should Never Operate Like a Vending Machine
Networking

Networking Should Never Operate Like a Vending Machine

'I'll give you this; now you have to give me that' is simply not going to help you build a long-lasting, productive relationship.
Ivan Misner