End of year round-up: Must-have apps & accessories – The 11 things for your business you didn’t know you couldn’t live without

By Lauren |

Most of us have figured out the go-to, day-to-day gadgets we rely on for our work – a smartphone, tablet, or laptop. But the array of accessories and apps out there for the enterprise user can be an overwhelming one. Here’s a quick list of the on-the-go apps and tech accessories that have now become must-haves in the entrepreneur’s arsenal.

Leveraging Your LinkedIn Profile

By Perks |

Did you know that a new member joins LinkedIn approximately every second? LinkedIn is a popular social networking site for those seeking to learn about new job opportunities, to connect with co-workers, to research companies in their industry and to find the right people who can help advance their business goals. A LinkedIn profile is […]

Link in to a whole new network!

By claire |

Linkedin is based on a simple philosophy, “Relationships matter.” In today’s competitive and tough economic landscape, it has become more important than ever to maintain and cultivate your relationships. Linkedin is considered to be the #1 social media platform for professional networking. Launched in 2003, Linkedin has grown into an online network that only a […]

The Aftermath: Post-Networking Event Follow Up

By claire |

So, you did your research and attended a networking event that you were well-prepared for. What’s next? Networking doesn’t stop when the cracker plate is empty and everyone has gone home. The steps you take after a networking event are an essential part of effective networking. Next time you return from a networking event, follow […]

How not to get Linked Out…

By Perks |

So in our last blog, we discussed the wonderful professional networking tool that is LinkedIn. With so many great benefits, it is easy to get a little carried away – so here are a few handy do’s and don’ts for good LinkedIn use: 1. DON’T get to invitation-happy: It’s very easy to just ask every […]

Are you linked in?

By Perks |

My grandmother’s friend’s guinea pig’s breeder suggested I call you… Okay, so maybe that is a bit far fetched, but the age old concept of “it’s not what you know it’s who you know” is one that stands strong throughout time. Particularly in times such as these, networking is key. Be it that you are […]