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How to get LinkedIn recommendations and LinkedIn endorsements

LinkedIn is a staple in many of our digital diets and it is increasingly a method for employers to check out applicants and source talent. However, you may struggle to navigate your way around the social media site as it is a professional network...

Dec 09, 2016

Topic: networking

How to correctly follow up after a business networking event

Making sure you follow up after a business networking event is one of the most important steps in making reliable and genuine connections. You may meet some great potential contacts, but if you fail to secure any follow up, it will mean you've...

Nov 28, 2016

Topic: networking, Careers and Training

Business Networking: Tips & examples for successful conversations

Continuing with our series of blogs on Business Networking, we once again asked Networking trainer Luke Cunliffe for practical tips on how to succeed when interacting with others at business networking events. 

Nov 24, 2016

Topic: networking, Careers and Training

Practical tips: How to introduce yourself at a networking event

You only get one chance to make a first impression, so you better make it a good'un. If you're prepping for a business networking event, here are our top tips from networking pro Luke Cunliffe on how to introduce yourself.  

Nov 23, 2016

Topic: networking, Careers and Training

What to wear to a business networking event [Infographic - women]

Deciding on an appropriate outfit for a business networking event can cause a lot of unwanted worry. What if I overdress? Is it a heels or no heels event? Am I expected to wear a suit?

Nov 17, 2016

Topic: networking, Careers and Training

What should you wear to a business networking event? [Infographic - men]

Business networking can throw up a lot of worries, and one of these is: what on earth should I wear? 

Nov 11, 2016

Topic: networking, Careers and Training

A guide to business networking for introverts or beginners

You are faced with a room full of strangers. People are beginning to introduce themselves and you edge towards the coffee table to buy yourself some more time before you have to start the process.

Nov 09, 2016

Topic: networking, Careers and Training