Year: 2011

Turn that conference into a networking opportunity

Tips for a novice networker A young friend I’ll call Tracy has asked me to elaborate on my September 6 ezine on the topic of networking.   Apparently Tracy is about to head off to a national conference. While there,

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Women leaders share tips

Top Ohio women offer great advice About stepping into leadership On Friday at Ohio University I had the pleasure of moderating a wonderful panel on Women in Leadership. The three panelists, all extraordinary women, were former Ohio House Speaker Jo

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Tips from successful networkers

Care for your networkand keep it growing A client I greatly respect wasn’t impressed by my ezine: Care for your network and keep it growing.  I gave advice from great networkers who seem able to stay in touch with huge

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How’s your calendar? Is it on paper or electronic?

A nice long piece in the recent New York Times Sunday Style section looked at paper versus electronic calendars.  Writer Pamela Paul said “it would take cold hard cash” for her cross over from her paper-based personal organizer to a

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