Business Networking Tip: How to Make and Utilize Contacts, Not Lose Them

Networking is the art of making and using your contacts.

Too often people think it’s all about “getting,” but the truth is, you have to give to get.

Just how do you make this philosophy work?

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Staying focused, brain on technology, smell the roses, introvert in graphs #Blog Round-up from #introvert inspirer

My round-up blog numbers were escaping me. My fix is – let them go! This is my weekly round-up.

I want to stay focused on blogging tasks and slow down and smell the roses too! Without our brain what can we do? Heck, not even enjoy the graphs.

Disclaimer: usually these are blog posts from other bloggers and rarely, my writing. Sharing good content from across the web for you that you might not have seen.

 

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Monetize a blog, Introverts and Ambiverts, and more Blog Round-up 19 from #introvert inspirer

In honor of International Strategic Thinking Month: would you scan over this week’s blog round and pick out just one post to read. Isn’t that one of the best uses of our time?

Choose a topic to read:

Monetize a blog, Introverts and Ambiverts, and more Blog Round-up 19 from #introvert inspirer

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Reasons to #Collaborate: Top 10 Pain in the Business Butt You Are Not

Speaking about collaborating, this article is a collaboration between one of my Canadian joint venture partners, Monique MacKinnon, and myself, Patricia Weber.

Are you a solopreneur or small business owner who is frustrated about being able to increase revenues in this dour economy? Maybe it’s about time you give collaborating with others a serious look. It’s not just for the online elite or celebrities! We were inspired by the article, 50 Benefits Of Joint Venture Marketing.

Note: This originally posted November 18 2011. It was after a huge response to How to nullify these 5 joint venture nuisances: Are these gremlins biting you in the butt? 

 

Reasons to #Collaborate: Top 10 Pain in the Business Butt You Are Not
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5 Top Weekly Blog posts, week 14, from #Introvert Inspirer

This week’s round-up has an additional category for authors or authors-want-to-be in addition to introvert and social media topics of interest.

For a variety of interests there is 1) a post on branding, 2) one on the psychology of color for marketing, 3) effective ways to repurpose content saving time.

These are followed by 5) how many types of introverts there are (with a bonus link to the original quiz for introverts).

And do let me know if you like this new feature, 5) for authors and writers, whether indie published or traditional publishing.

5 Top Weekly Blog posts, week 14, from #Introvert Inspirer

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