Posts with Category: Networking
OK, I’ll come clean – I went looking for natural health solutions for my family, and next thing I know I’ve signed on the dotted line and become a doTERRA Wellness Advocate. Here’s what happened next – the good and the bad. If you are considering doTERRA, or even if you have never heard of it then read on…
The word itself, networking, was enough to send shivers down my spine a couple of years ago. The mere thought of walking up and start talking to people I didn’t know was utterly terrifying and forcing myself to do it felt like completely violating my natural instincts.
In this article, Heather Townsend, based on the research for ‘The Financial Times Guide To Business Networking’, talks about how the best networkers use four ingredients to create new business via their network.
A professional career can be very rewarding, but mums in business face special challenges. They may have husbands who pressure them to “do it all,” keeping up with their household responsibilities just as if their day job did not exist. They may need to have their children in day care more than before, which can lead to separation anxiety – and not only on the part of the children! With all of these needs pressing on them, mums in business can quickly become overwhelmed. That’s why it’s important to keep a few key bits of advice in mind from the very start.