Archive for December, 2011

Are You Using Networking To Your Advantage?

Thursday, December 29th, 2011

Many of us have added increased networking to our New Year’s resolutions. Others continue to move it from one year to the next. But if we aren’t using it to our advantage, why do we continue to waste our time and energy on it? Are there ways we can improve on our networking?

Inc. magazine offers a timely article this week addressing the five most common mistakes we make while networking? To learn the five mistakes — and what you can do to use networking to your advantage — check out the article: Top 5 Most Common Networking Mistakes

And to put those new skills to work, join us in January for a number of opportunities to network and expand your business and customer base:

Business Development Leads Team
Meets the second and fourth Tuesday of the month from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m.
The first meeting is Tuesday, Jan. 10, at the Chamber offices.
Contact Jeanine today for a sign-up sheet with details.

Coffee & Connections
Tuesday, Jan. 17, at Painter’s District Council #30, 1905 Sequoia Drive, Aurora
Sponsored in part by Triple ‘S’ Services
Join us at 8:30 a.m. for coffee, connections and complimentary muffins (We couldn’t come up with a breakfast item that starts with the letter C except croissants)
To register, e-mail Jane today.

Progressive Connections
Monday, Jan. 9, at 2:45 p.m. at the Chamber offices
Registration is limited to only one industry per session and is first come, first served.
Space is limited. E-mail Jeanine today to register.

On-Line Leads Group allows our members to join an online leads group to exchange business referrals with fellow Chamber members 24/7. To sign up or to view a video demo, please visit here.