Posts made in 2012

My 5 most popular posts of 2012

Posted by on Dec 24, 2012 in Ask SandyJK, networking, strategy | 0 comments

As a holiday treat, I thought I’d curate and share some of the most popular posts on my blog. I hope you enjoy and Happy Holidays! 4 Obscure LinkedIn Tips and Tricks For LinkedIn Experts Are you on the National No Brain Picking list? Oh, by the way, give me some referrals even though I’ve done nothing to deserve them How To Go It Solo at a Networking Event 5 Reasons to View Networking as Community Service Please comment below with which of these was the most relevant to you or your favorite. Thank...

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Life as a Consultant Means Embracing Networking

Posted by on Dec 14, 2012 in Consulting, networking, resources | 0 comments

A recent study shared on the PayScale blog had some interesting results that I just had to share. As a consultant, “you’ll spend over $7,000 a year on marketing: 22 percent of consultants say that they spend most of their time networking, while 38 percent of them say that referrals earn them the most revenue.” Basically, life as a consultant means you’ll need to embrace networking and know how to effectively cultivate referrals from your network. More below or click the image to view the infographic from Zintro on the PayScale blog. And, if you need help developing a...

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Networking Tip Sheet for Making the Most of the 2012 Holiday Season

Posted by on Dec 6, 2012 in Ask SandyJK, networking | 3 comments

(PRBuzz.com) 2012 Tip Sheet: With the hectic holiday season upon us, and all the opportunities for socializing and networking that go along with it, networking expert, Sandy Jones-Kaminski, shares her top 5 tips. Sandy Jones-Kaminski’s book, “I’m at a Networking Event–Now What???” was the #1 pick on the 2010 Inc.com Business Book Wish List and she speaks nationally on the topics of networking, personal branding and social networking tools like LinkedIn. Her focus is on teaching others how to connect and grow their networks all year long and here she shares how...

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What to shelve from 2012? It’s leave behind list time!

Posted by on Nov 27, 2012 in strategy | 2 comments

It’s officially time to start making a list of the things you’d like to leave behind in 2012! As I shared a few years ago, my hubby and I learned about a very helpful year-end tradition that we’ve embraced. For us, and other folks that aren’t fans of a new years resolution list, making a list of the things you’d like to shelve from 2012 allows us all to create space for the things we really want to have in our lives in the New Year. We usually start our lists over the Thanksgiving Day weekend and then add to them up until New Year’s Eve. Be sure you can...

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My First Cyber Monday Offer: Special Discount on all 1:1 or group trainings!

Posted by on Nov 25, 2012 in Career, marketing, resources | 0 comments

My First Cyber Monday Offer! This year, take advantage of a 20% discount on all one-on-one and group LinkedIn for Career or Business trainings. Here’s how to get your 20% discount: All you need to do is complete my Contact form on Monday, Nov 26, 2012 with which training you’re interested in (some examples below) and you’ll save 20% off any of the 1-on-1 or group trainings I offer. It’s that easy! Don’t put off getting some expert help on how to maximize your presence on (and use of) LinkedIn so you’re ready for an ah-mazing 2013! Personalized LinkedIn...

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