With Special Guest, Robbie Samuels, Author of, "Croissants vs. Bagels: Strategic, Effective, and Inclusive Networking at Conferences"
Conferences, trainings, and workshops, can be high-ticket investments for an entrepreneur, like you. Wouldn't you like to get the most for your money?
Special guest, Robbie Samuels, joins us for a very special LIVE webinar event, just before the 2018 National Notary Association Conference in Las Vegas. Robbie is an expert in conference networking strategy, and he's going to share the tips that will help you maximize your conference experience
Robbie Samuels helps his clients shift their mindset around relationship building, so they discover new connections and business opportunities in the world around them – and know how to act on them. He has been recognized as a “networking expert” by Inc. and Lifehacker, and profiled in Stand Out: How to Find Your Breakthrough Idea and Build a Following Around It by Dorie Clark. Robbie is the author of the best-selling business book Croissants vs. Bagels: Strategic, Effective, and Inclusive Networking at Conferences.
A professional member of the National Speakers Association, he has been speaking and coaching on the topic of inclusive networking for over a decade. While practical and filled with easy to implement action steps, his talks are most often described as “dynamic, engaging, and funny.” He shares “small, big ideas,” everyday ideas, which are accessible and immediately actionable and have the power to inspire significant change. Tune into On the Schmooze, his weekly podcast on leadership and networking, to be inspired by the talented professionals he interviews. Visit www.robbiesamuels.com/NNA to download “10 Tips for Conference Connections.”
Whether you’re an introvert or extrovert, networking novice or master schmoozer, this book is for you.
You’re probably wondering about the title--what does “croissants” and “bagels” have to do with networking? Picture those tight networking circles at events--those are the “bagels.” If someone opens up their body language and makes space for others to join the circle--viola! “Croissant.” Set the intention to meet people and your body language will reflect your intention.
If you feel anxious about networking, this book shares practical steps to help you feel empowered.
This book focuses on being inclusive. Clear examples of how to approach and engage people who are different from you are provided, so they’ll want to keep the conversation going.
Recognized networking expert and speaker Robbie Samuels shares these and many other tips and strategies to help you level-up your networking prowess. Whether your goal is to get the most ROI from participation in conferences or elevate your ability to network authentically, you will walk away with techniques enabling you to be more strategic, more effective, and more inclusive.