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What Corporate Really Prospects Want from You When You’re Networking Part 2

As mentioned in Part 1 of this series, I recently had the privilege of spending time with some high level Fortune 500 corporate prospects. Knowing they hold the key to my clients’ successes, I asked them what they like and don’t like about their interactions with potential suppliers during networking events. They gave me 7 tips to share with Business Owners and their salespeople. The first 3 tips can be found in Part 1 of this series. Here are tips 4 through 7.

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What Corporate Prospects Really Want from You When You’re Networking Part 1

I recently had the privilege of spending time with some high level Fortune 500 corporate prospects. We were all at a conference which was designed to help potential suppliers meet and develop new relationships with Decision Makers. The opportunity arose for me to sit with several of these corporate professionals and ask them what they like and don’t like from their interactions with potential suppliers during networking events. They gave me 7 tips to share with Business Owners and their salespeople. This column is Part 1 of a 2 part series.

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North Carolina Couple Come to National Attention for New Business

Chapel Hill, NC -- Beyond the States, a service that helps students worldwide in navigating Europe's English-conducted higher education programs, will release its online membership portal on Friday, April 15, 2016. Founded by the American husband and wife team of Jennifer and Tom Viemont, the site will include a comprehensive searchable database of over 1,500 English-conducted full bachelor's degree programs available throughout non-Anglophone Europe. Beyond The States aims to simplify the complex process of applying to European schools and currently offers personalized recommendations for students who are considering obtaining their degrees abroad.

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Four Womenabling Numbers You Should Know

At the recent Enterprising Women of the Year annual gathering, I spoke to other members of the Editorial Advisory Board to update them on trends in women’s entrepreneurship around the world. This year, I shared four key numbers that every womenabler should know. Here they are for all of you to know and share as well:

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Enterprising Women Recognizes Tara Russell and Laurie DeJong With Advocacy Awards

Enterprising Women Magazine Recognizes Outstanding Academic, Nonprofit And Business Leaders At Annual Awards Event

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Enterprising Women Recognizes Barbara Kasoff With Legacy Award

Enterprising Women Magazine Recognizes Outstanding Academic, Nonprofit And Business Leaders At Annual Awards Event

RALEIGH, N.C., March 22, 2016 – Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women magazine, recognized Barbara Kasoff as the 2016 Enterprising Women Legacy Award winner during the 2016 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration & Conference, an annual tribute to the world’s top women entrepreneurs, from February 28 to March 1 in Miami, Florida.

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Enterprising Women Inducts Cindy Monroe Into Its Hall of Fame

Enterprising Women Magazine Recognizes Outstanding Academic, Nonprofit And Business Leaders At Annual Awards Event

RALEIGH, N.C., March 22, 2016 – Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women magazine, recognized Cindy Monroe as the 2016 Enterprising Women Hall of Fame inductee during the 2016 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration & Conference, an annual tribute to the world’s top women entrepreneurs, from February 28 to March 1 in Miami, Florida.

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Church Hill Classics Announces 25th Anniversary Sweepstakes

We’ve been celebrating your lifetime achievements for a quarter of a century—now join us to celebrate one of ours!”

Monroe, CT - March 17, 2016 - Church Hill Classics/diplomaframe.com is celebrating 25 years of providing customers with high-end, handcrafted products that are proudly made in the U.S.A. Through their e-commerce website, www.diplomaframe.com, Church Hill Classics offers an exclusive line of customizable diploma, certificate, award and photo frames for universities, colleges, high schools, professional organizations, alumni associations, and branches of the U.S. military.

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Women's Forum Mexico 2016 to focus on co-creando junt@s/co-creating together 27-28 April 2016, Mexico City

  Mexico City, 22 February  – Over the last decade, Mexico has enjoyed constant and stable growth. Yet women, who represent 51.2% of the population, have remained an untapped resource for creation and development at all levels of the Mexican economy and society. A group of women leaders has decided it is time to gather all actors, including men, from every sector and internationally, to create together a new way for women to participate in and contribute to the economy and politics.

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Thirty-One Gifts Becomes an Official Sponsor of Girls on the Run’s 20th Birthday Campaign

thirty-one gifts become an offical sponsor of Girl on the runCOLUMBUS, Oh. (FEBRUARY 19, 2016) – Thirty-One Gifts has teamed up with Girls on the Run International as a 20th birthday Born to Run campaign sponsor.

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WE DECIDE 2016 PLATFORM GIVES WOMEN IN BUSINESS A NEW VOICE IN THE 2016 ELECTION

Women Impacting Public Policy and Personal BlackBox Collaborate to Empower Women to Lead on Key Economic Issues in the 2016 Presidential Race 

WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 26, 2016) – Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP) and Personal BlackBox (PBB) announced today that they are partnering with leading women business organizations to launch an online campaign called WE Decide 2016 which aims to engage women in business to raise their voice on the issues that matter most to them, their families and their business from now through November 2016. The campaign gives women control of their personal data and a safe place to express opinions privately with peers. Unlike other polling and survey sites, the information women share with WE Decide 2016 will never be sold to anyone. Personal BlackBox allows women to track and view how they have responded to polls and surveys throughout the entire election year.

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Spotlight Profile: The WHY & HOW

  I started my first business, MommyMaiDD Services Inc, in 2012 during a very busy time for my family. My husband and I worked around each other and rarely had a chance to spend time together with the kids. I remember being so exhausted one day that I begin to vent to my husband about how I’d wish we had a personal assistant to help with domestic tasks and free up some of our time. After that, I recall scouring the Internet for personal domestic assistants with no luck. So, I did what any other entrepreneur would, and decided to create a service for busy families like ours.

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Be A Mentor

Enterprising Women is a partner in the new Million Women Mentors (MWM) initiative.

The initiative supports the engagement of one million science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) mentors — women and men — to increase the interest and confidence of young women to pursue and succeed in STEM degrees and careers.

Read the full news release.

 

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