Month: December 2016

Are Successful People Creative or is it Really a Creative Re-Work of Old Material?

I recently heard this song called “Thinking Out Loud” by Ed Sheeran. It’s catchy and I couldn’t help but notice I had heard it somehow, somewhere. First, have a listen to “Thinking Out Loud”: Then it hit me. Sheeran’s song really remind me of Marvin Gaye’s Let’s Get it On. Check this out: It’s a …

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The Five Networking Types You’ll Meet at Events

I’d like to take some time to boil down the five networking types you’ll meet when you hit networking events The Clique/Groupie People from the same firm/company cling together. They’ll hit the food station together. The bar together. And if the clique is women-only, they’ll go to the bathroom together. I don’t get it. You …

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Holiday Networking Survival Guide

It’s early December as I write this…between now and December 24th, you’ll have at least ONE party/event/gathering. It is, after all, holiday season! Some events may be personal (e.g. family/friends hosting a party) while others may be professional (e.g. firm parties, company events, year-end club holiday socials). These are all ‘networking’ events. While I hate …

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