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My gift to you – today only – February 7

Have you read my award-winning book The Intentional Networker(tm): Attracting Powerful Relationships, Referrals & Results in Business? If not, today’s your lucky day.  No more excuses!  Right now you can download the Kindle version absolutely FREE on Amazon. That’s right!  Click here this minute to grab your copy.  And be sure to tell your friends and colleagues so they don’t miss out. This offer ends at midnight tonight – and it may not return.

What makes The Intentional Networker different than other networking books?  …

Get your FREE Kindle version of The Intentional Networker(tm)

Ladies and gentlemen, mark you calendars... For one day only, Thursday, June 14, the Kindle version of The Intentional Networker(tm): Attracting Powerful Relationships, Referrals & Results in Business will be absolutely FREE on Amazon. That's right. FREE. As in, my gift to you.

Time to clean your networking house

We were on a rampage last week. My husband and I decided it was time to give 50+ boxes of old business and household files the old heave ho. We called in a shredding truck and within 45 minutes 2300 pounds of excess paper clutter was outta here. As the truck drove off we felt a sense of giddy relief.  Everything seemed fresher, lighter.  We could move forward with our lives and businesses.

So what does this have to do with networking? Plenty.

What’s your …

The best networking advice of all time

I love smart, funny, original books.  So years ago when a savvy reader-friend told me to read The Sweet Potato Queen’s Book of Love by Jill Connor Browne, I obeyed.   I loved that book (still do) and laughed so hard I nearly pulled a rib.  Little did I know that one of the author’s many cheeky bits of advice would become a favorite quote, if not a mantra, and become a key theme for my own book The Intentional Networker™: Attracting Powerful Relationships, Referrals &

The essence of successful networking

Sometimes the conversations you have (or hear) after a networking event are the best ones of the day. I was blessed to listen in on one of those recently.  I had just spoken at a women’s networking event and was packing up my materials and books.  Everyone had left except two of the event organizers who offered to assist me as I returned my gear to my car.

My speaking topic had been about how to be a more thoughtful and intentional networker.  I hoped …

Unveiling my new look and other big news

If you’ve been a subscriber to my DeNotations blog, you’ll notice something different: a totally new look. If you’re a new subscriber: Welcome! My purpose here is to stay in touch with you and to provide you with insights, information, and value.

This blog typically covers topics related to my philosophy of “Working & Connecting at a Higher Level.” My goal is to encourage and empower you to up the bar and be more purposeful, proactive, and particular in everything you do as you strengthen …