Make a strong first impression; talk to everyone you meet; listen intently; become skilled at sensing people's needs; be prepared; find common denominators; be honest, courteous and fair; always have ideas, suggestions, and thoughts to share; and smile!
San Francisco, CA (Vocus) February 10, 2009
Valentine's Day is nearing once again. Are you already dreading the day, feeling lonely? Do you wonder when you will find your perfect match? Do you have trouble meeting people? Don't know what to say or how to act? Do you get tongue tied at the mere thought of asking someone out? Best Selling Author of "Networking Magic" Jill Lublin today revealed the essential simple techniques to share to help you network your way to love.
"Make a strong first impression; talk to everyone you meet; listen intently; become skilled at sensing people's needs; be prepared; find common denominators; be honest, courteous and fair; always have ideas, suggestions, and thoughts to share; and smile!" Jill advises. Be prepared ahead of time with a sound bite to introduce yourself and walk into any situation with confidence.
Jill's networking list of don'ts includes: don't act desperate, don't show off or brag, don't interrupt, don't just talk about you, don't misrepresent yourself, don't pry, and don't be discouraged. She reminds us to keep an open mind and look at all circumstances as an opportunity to make exciting connections. Enjoy yourself!
Networking extends to virtually every facet of life. Jill's best selling book, Networking Magic (Adams Media), shows readers how to effectively and efficiently use networking as a tool for quickly reaching professional and personal goals. Networking Magic helps anyone make connections that lead to the best contacts, the best opportunities, and the best solutions. This is one book that unlocks any door!
Jill Lublin authored the bestselling book Get Noticed…Get Referrals: Build Your Client Base and Your Business by Making a Name for Yourself (McGraw-Hill 2008). She is also the coauthor of two other national bestselling books, Networking Magic which rose to #1 on the Barnes and Noble charts and Guerrilla Publicity, the PR bible. Jill teaches Crash Courses in Publicity in cities throughout the United States and Canada. Jill hosts the TV program, Messages of Hope, and the nationally syndicated radio show, Do the Dream. Jill is a popular international speaker who teaches powerful publicity, networking, and how to be influential techniques. As the CEO of the strategic consulting firm, Promising Promotion, Jill has trained companies in innovative techniques to improve bottom line results. In the past twenty years, she has worked with ABC, NBC, CBS, and other national media, and knows what the media wants.
She can be reached by phone at 415-883-5455, by email at info (at) JillLublin (dot) com or through her website, http://www.JillLublin.com.
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