5 ETIQUETTE TIPS FOR WORKPLACE EVENTS

Ms. Career Girl

The post 5 ETIQUETTE TIPS FOR WORKPLACE EVENTS appeared first on Ms. Most people can recall basic table manners, but when it comes to office events, decorum is key. Here are a few etiquette tips to enjoy after-hours events and remain professional.

2017 173

From Project Management to Events

Career Shifters

“I wanted to create something that would have an impact on the world.”. Georgie Nightingall was going through the motions in her old career. She knew she had more to offer. So, when an idea she'd tested started growing legs, she decided to go for it.

2017 218

4 Common Networking Event Fails To Make A Career Girl Blush

Ms. Career Girl

Fortunately, that’s where networking events can be a colossal boon to the career hungry girl. Nobody thinks you’re going to attend a networking event in a bikini or one of the most dazzling prom dresses 2018 has to offer. Remember that these events are a little like speed dating.

2018 139

Organizing a Speed Dating Event

Ms. Career Girl

The post Organizing a Speed Dating Event appeared first on Ms. That’s the reason why speed dating is such a prominent event this season. Guestlist – A smaller event makes it more manageable, a bigger one gives attendees more chances of a match.

2015 182

From Law to Events

Career Shifters

So when a series of serendipitous events collided in the space of 24 hours one summer, she followed them. "I couldn't believe that I'd let myself end up doing something that I found so unstimulating.". Kate Pumphrey’s lust for life was dwindling fast in the legal profession.

2017 132

18 Easy Conversation Starters For Networking Events

Career Realism

18 Easy Conversation Starters For Networking Events. I think one of the hardest things about networking events is just getting a conversation going with someone – without being awkward about it. Here are some ice breakers: “Man, these networking events can be so crazy.

2016 112

Responding in Extreme Events

WorkEngagement

The shootings at Sandy Hook School are so extreme. December 14 began as a normal workday that was shattered when an armed man forced his way into the locked school building. People had to react in a moment to an … Continue reading →

2012 189

12 Ways Introverts Can Survive Networking Events

Jobacle

Obviously, you don’t want to bring up something out of left field, but if you stick to some basic technology or non-political or non-religious world events, you will have something in your quiver to pull out if the shield of silence envelopes the room. Networking introverts.

2017 199

Are Networking Events Worth It for Executives?

Professional Resume Services

If you ask various people about the value of networking events, the vast majority will likely say they are very valuable. As an executive, your time is limited, so you don’t have any to waste by going to networking events that don’t provide any value to you.

2017 130

Conflict Between Work Events and Family Events

Careers Done Write

It sounds like you need to be at the corporate event. Dear Deb: I am required to attend an annual corporate golf trip. All of the management team will be there, including many from home office and our top clients from the pharm side of business (my clients).

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Top 3 Ways to Succeed at an Executive Networking Event

Professional Resume Services

Attending a networking event is one thing, but succeeding at it is another. Everyone defines success differently when it comes to networking events. Whatever your reason is, there are things you should and shouldn’t do at these events to give you the best chance to succeed.

2018 141

Challenge: Attend A Networking Event

Career Realism

Challenge: Attend A Networking Event. Today’s Work It Daily Challenge is to attend a networking event. In fact, attending a networking event can sound downright terrifying to some people. So, make it a goal to attend a networking event in your area this month.

2017 71

Conquer Networking Jitters: How To Shine At Your First Event

Ms. Career Girl

The post Conquer Networking Jitters: How To Shine At Your First Event appeared first on Ms. I knew I had everything I needed, yet I still felt largely unprepared for my first ever professional networking event. No business cards for the event?

2015 252

Step by Step Guide to a Successful Conversation at a Networking Event

WorkAlpha

Walking into a networking event can seem like a scary proposition – all those people standing around, and often not a familiar face in the bunch. The post Step by Step Guide to a Successful Conversation at a Networking Event appeared first on WorkAlpha.

2013 180

Five Ways to Break the Ice at Networking Events

Professional Resume Services

An executive bio isn’t the only thing you’ll need to bring to a networking event! Networking events can be intimidating, especially if you are an introvert by nature. Here are five effective ways you can break the ice and make yourself known at executive networking events.

2017 176

From Events to Support Work

Career Shifters

I was working in the events industry as an events manager. I sold, organised and ran a range of different events, such as team-building days and parties. Basically, I don't miss the events industry at all! "I'd become disillusioned.

2016 150

5 Ways To Prepare For Your Next Networking Event

Career Realism

5 Ways To Prepare For Your Next Networking Event. How To Prepare For A Networking Event. Here are five things you can do before your next networking event: 1. Know Who Will Be At The Event. Work It Daily. Does networking scare you? You’re not alone.

2016 94

Three Top Tips for Making Your Mark at an Event

Career Copilot

Three Top Tips for Making Your Mark at an Event. Attending a conference, trade show, or industry event is an expensive and time-consuming proposition, but if you run your stand well you can make a big impact, and will easily recoup your investment, and see returns for a long time to come. How to Manage an Event For Maximum Impact There are two main keys to successful [.] Career Development Your Career conference convention event organisation events marketing promotion

2012 155

The hidden scars of a job loss affect people years after the event

Cube Rules

The post The hidden scars of a job loss affect people years after the event appeared first on Cube Rules. Sometimes, the best thing is to get laid off. It, of course, is tumultuous, chaos, stressful, and oftentimes, maddening.

2018 130

Networking Event Coming Up? Put Your Best Brand Forward

Career Realism

Networking Event Coming Up? Related: 5 Things You MUST Do During Networking Events. It isn’t enough just to show up at a networking event, however. How do you put your best brand forward at a networking event? Networking events are meant to offer introductions.

2016 102

Five Things You Must Do Before a Networking Event

Careers Done Write

Here are five things that you must do before a networking event. Many networking events will include a list of attendees either in advance of the event or upon arrival. Some networking events, such as conferences or association mixers, will be sponsored by corporations.

2014 224

5 Things You MUST Do During Networking Events

Career Realism

5 Things You MUST Do During Networking Events. RELATED : 3 Ways To Make The Most Of A Networking Event. 5 Things You MUST Do During Networking Events. Here are five things that you should plan to accomplish at your next networking event. Follow up after the event.

2016 98

Six of the Most Common Errors Made by Networking Event Attendees

Professional Resume Services

Avoid these mistakes to make the most of your next networking event! Therefore, you know the importance of make the most out of networking events as you search for new opportunities. However, it can be easy to botch a networking event if you make any of these common errors.

2016 216

Networking Events Not Your Thing? Try This!

Career Realism

Networking Events Not Your Thing? You know… people who drag themselves to a monthly job seekers support group or dread the thought of networking events. Networking doesn’t have to be something you just do at conferences, client meetings, and designated networking events.

2016 75

Event Invitation: Ladies Demo Day in NYC for Entrepreneurs

Ms. Career Girl

The post Event Invitation: Ladies Demo Day in NYC for Entrepreneurs appeared first on Ms. The post Event Invitation: Ladies Demo Day in NYC for Entrepreneurs appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

A Fabulous Challenge: Pursuing A Career in Event Management

Ms. Career Girl

The post A Fabulous Challenge: Pursuing A Career in Event Management appeared first on Ms. However, setting up a well-organized, high-impact, memorable event is an entirely different ball game. It takes real guts and stamina to fill the shoes of an expert event manager.

2014 197

Men: Guidelines For Dressing For Professional Events

Career Realism

While a lot of men’s professional wear may appear to follow a classic, fairly basic look, finding the right clothing for professional events comes with a whole set of challenges. The good news is that there are some pretty clear guidelines for dressing for various professional events.

2013 113

4 Tips On Making Quality Connections At Networking Events

Career Realism

Whether you’re the outgoing type who’s not afraid to approach anyone or more timid and shy about speaking to people you don’t know, it’s important to set goals with each networking event you attend. Make the most use of your time at the event forming quality connections with these tips: 1.

2015 114

4 Tips On Making Quality Connections At Networking Events

Career Realism

4 Tips On Making Quality Connections At Networking Events. Whether you’re the outgoing type who’s not afraid to approach anyone or more timid and shy about speaking to people you don’t know, it’s important to set goals with each networking event you attend.

2016 74

Why You Must Send a Follow-Up Email After a Networking Event

Jobacle

Networking events can either be a total waste of time or a goldmine of opportunity. If you’re in sales, relevant industry or local networking events may be a great way to start a relationship with potential prospects.

Should Hillary Have Missed the 9-11 Ceremony? Should You Miss an Important Event?

Evil HR Lady

Hillary Clinton undoubtedly felt that the bad press and attacks from the Trump camp from skipping an important event would be worse than suffering through an event with pneumonia. Should You Miss an Important Event?

2016 209

Creative Résumé for Event Planners

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb, I am an event planner and have been having a debate with my husband about whether or not it is appropriate to use color and possibly even a few graphics on my résumé He is a financial professional on Wall Street and thinks I should absolutely not use any color or images.

2011 179

Have the Handbill in Tow Going to Job Fairs and Networking Events

Competitive Resumes

Networking still works, or people wouldn’t hold the events. You should know more about using a handbill to put in the hands of people you meet at networking events and job fairs. People have short attention spans, especially at networking events.

How To Stand Out For The Right Reasons At A Networking Event

Career Realism

How To Stand Out For The Right Reasons At A Networking Event. Related: 6 Ways To Be Memorable At A Networking Event. Attend Several Networking Events A Month. Determine where the local professional networking events are in your community.

2016 90

5 Sites for Finding Networking Events

Career Realism

Eventbrite – You may have used Eventbrite to register for a meeting or class, but did you know you can search for other events in your city on the site? Facebook Events – I was never part of the popular crowd in school. What are your favorite sites to find in-person networking events?

5 Things You MUST Do During Networking Events

Career Realism

5 Things You MUST Do During Networking Events. Here are five things that you should plan to accomplish at your next networking event. Be the friendly, approachable person that everyone seeks to find at a networking event. Follow up after the event.

2014 114

How To Suavely Get Out Of Awkward Situations At Networking Events

Career Realism

How To Suavely Get Out Of Awkward Situations At Networking Events. You’re going to experience some pretty awkward situations at networking events during your lifetime – no matter how comfortable, cool, and collected you may be. Go into your next event prepared!

2017 86

Top 5 Ice Breakers For Virtual Networking Events

Career Realism

Virtual networking events are gaining in popularity – not just because they’re fun, inexpensive, and convenient, but also because they make meeting new professional contacts incredibly easy. Related: 18 Easy Conversation Starters For Networking Events. An event?

2014 114

Collecting Business Cards at a Networking Event

Position Ignition

What's the best way to get the most out of a networking event? Should you collect as many business cards as you can or should you focus on handing them out? Here are 3 top tips taken from our 135 Networking Career Tips eBook , on what to do and to think about: Networking

2016 100

Networking Events Not Your Thing? Try This!

Career Realism

You know… people who drag themselves to a monthly job seekers support group or dread the thought of networking events. Networking doesn’t have to be something you just do at conferences, client meetings, and designated networking events. School events.

2015 114

Networking Event Coming Up? Put Your Best Brand Forward

Career Realism

Networking Event Coming Up? Related: 5 Things You MUST Do During Networking Events. It isn’t enough just to show up at a networking event, however. How do you put your best brand forward at a networking event? Networking events are meant to offer introductions.

2016 83

Manner Monday: Networking Events and Buffet Behavior

Blogging4jobs

Networking Events and Buffet Behavior for Job Seekers. During a buffet served event, you can go back through the line for ‘seconds’ after everyone has had a chance to go through the first time. There’s something about food and networking. It makes people feel more comfortable, at ease.

2014 139

6 Ways To Be Memorable At A Networking Event

Career Realism

6 Ways To Be Memorable At A Networking Event. The ever-important networking event. For a lot of people, networking events can generate leads or new business opportunities. Related: 18 Easy Conversation Starters For Networking Events. at a networking event.

2016 83