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Los Angeles Ronald McDonald House at L.A.’s Largest Mixer XVI

For 33 years the Los Angeles Ronald McDonald House has provided families with a safe and supportive place to stay while their child undergoes treatment for critical illness or injuries at local hospitals. To date, more than 30,000 families have … Continue reading

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Networking Tip: Calculate Your Time

Many people are busy and want to meet as many new people as they can when attending an event. The first thing that comes to their mind could be “How long is this person going to try and sell me?” … Continue reading

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Girls in Tech Los Angeles at L.A.’s Largest Mixer XVI

‘Girls in Tech’ (GIT) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and social network enterprise focused on the engagement, education and empowerment of like-minded, professional, intelligent and influential women in technology. As young women with the capacity to inspire, they made it their … Continue reading

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Shine Time Shoe Care at L.A.’s Largest Mixer XVI

Shine Time Shoe Care is a small and mobile shoe shine company offering a “Rent a Shine Man” service. Their service is a great event attraction as their shoe-shiners make your potential customers look and feel great. Shine Time Shoe … Continue reading

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Networking Tip: Keep Eye Contact!

Whether you’re talking to a personal friend or a business colleague, ALWAYS KEEP EYE CONTACT! Nothing makes a person feel less important and more ignored than wandering eyes.  If constant eye contact has you feeling uneasy, try looking at the … Continue reading

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Networking Tip: A Person a Day

Imagine if you contacted 5 new people every week.. That would be about 250 per year! Typing up a short email or making a quick call should only take about 5 minutes of your time. Not every person will get … Continue reading

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Networking Tip: Relax.

People are constantly putting pressure on themselves to do things the right way. When you rely on rules and are overly focused, it becomes easy to feel stifled and unnatural. Remember, all you’re really doing is talking.   This networking … Continue reading

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Networking Tip: Comment on Your Surroundings

Don’t feel like conversations have to be all business when attending an event. A great way to start a conversation and keep things light is to open with a comment about your mutual atmosphere. We think trying something such as– … Continue reading

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DSText at L.A.’s Largest Mixer XVI

DSText is an app that runs on your mobile device.  It allows you to push a button to quickly and easily communicate to a preconfigured circle of people. With this app, you can exchange messages, send and receive photos, while also … Continue reading

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Networking Tip: Use a Closer to Open

Traditional wisdom holds that it’s best to start a conversation with an open-ended question—give the person you’re conversing with a chance to talk about themselves, the thinking goes. That isn’t really true at networking events though. An open-ended question can … Continue reading

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