Best Places to Go to Build a Powerful and Influential Network (Part 2)

How often have we heard that relationships are our greatest asset without seeing behaviors that back it up? Real business success is extremely difficult without building great relationships. So it’...


Best Places to Go to Build a Powerful and Influential Network (Part 1)

Everything we accomplish in life is with or through other people. No one does it alone. Name one person that succeeded at anything completely by himself without any help?! Our ability to connect, bui...


Oh the Places You’ll Go & the People You’ll Meet

Have you ever woke up one day and decided to take a vacation? You don’t really know where you’re going, who you’re going to meet, what you’re going to do or where you’re going to stay when y...


STOP Networking and Start Building Authentic Relationships

I think we can all agree that it’s very important to connect with other people throughout life. This allows us to: Make new friends Discover more opportunities Develop business relationships Become ...


10 Simple Tips for Successful Informal Networking

I recently wrote an article for the Huffington Post in which I shared with readers my love for informal networking and how I seem to be a magnet for bizarre networking encounters (Hint: One such encou...


5 Ways to Master Networking to Grow Your Business and Sign More Clients

As an entrepreneur, one of the most important skills you can learn is how to network…effectively. Lots of people think that they know how to network when all they really do is leave a bad impression...


The Ultimate Guide To Connecting With Anybody (Without “Networking”)

On Rich20Someting, I talk all the time  about how important it is to become friends with successful people. And I’ve even revealed you the extremely detailed, personal story about how I got sta...


Five Reasons to Join a Startup

  Working at a startup is something pretty special. It may not provide the security of a corporate but risk-taking is all part of the attraction. So what are the perks? A small team, inspirational fo...


An Involved CEO is a Learning CEO

  What does that mean, “a learning CEO?” It is exactly what it sounds like: a Learning CEO is a CEO who is not only open to the idea of learning new information and skills but actively seeks them...


5 Tips to Building Relationships That Matter

Okay, right out of the gate, let me torpedo a popular myth: It really isn’t ALL in who you know. What you know, how you know it, and what you plan to do about those things, matters at least as much....