Tag: networking

Are business cards a thing of the past?

By Cat Lam, CPA, CMA, http://ITsolopreneurs.com   In the past few weeks, I attended an extraordinary number of networking events. One thing that is synonymous with networking is, of course, the exchange of business cards. Now, you might as well know. Ask me what I do with these business cards afterwards, and I’ll show you…


How to Make a Smashing Introduction

Guest Post by Cat Lam, April 2017   If you’re anything like me, I’m naturally an introvert. I am uncomfortable in large group settings. However, I know that if you want to build your network, there is only so much you can do online. Sooner or later, you’re going to have to suck it up…


Networking: Step One – Show Up

Networking.   Step One – Show Up         Step One: Show Up It sounds simple, yes, but how many times have you been invited to an event and you have every intention to go, and then last minute “something comes up” and you bail?  Probably more often than any of us would…