|Small Business Strategies: Modern Networking|
Event Type: Adult - Main Library|
Start Time: 6:30 PM
LOCATION: ROTARY ROOMLibrary: Fairfield Public Library
This workshop provides a roadmap on how to “up your networking game.” Learn how to build meaningful relationships leveraging (free) digital resources based on tried and tested techniques and templates from the highly acclaimed “Build Your Dream Network” book by networking expert J. Kelly Hoey.
You will learn:
•Top networking tools of the digital age
•How and where to start
•How to create your own networking roadmap for your business, career, or your next social or non-profit project
•Dos and Don’ts of digital networking
This program is presented through a joint partnership with the Library and Fairfield County SCORE. You must register through the SCORE site. Click here to register:
Presenters: Kelly Hoey and Varelie Croes
Kelly Hoey is the author of Build Your Dream Network. She has been lauded in Forbes (“1 of 5 Women Changing the World of VC/Entrepreneurship”), in Inc. (“1 of the 10 Most Well-Connected People in New York City's Startup Scene”), and others. She started in corporate law. A chance opportunity in 2009 sparked her transition from earning a paycheck to seeking equity. Co-founding a startup accelerator and then an interim CMO role are part of her reinvention as an author, influencer and investor.
Varelie Croes is a master networker. She is featured in the book, Build Your Dream Network, in a case study on her “networked career” in finance and how she networked her way to the TEDx stage, twice in one year.
Varelie is a strategist and founder of The Liv Group, a New York venture studio. She co-founded ATECH (top 15 innovation events in the world ~ Forbes) and an incubator program.
She had a distinguished career as Director of International Tax Financial Services at PricewaterhouseCoopers.