Networking

An Introvert's Guide to Highly Effective Networking

You can still get great results without draining your social batteries.<p><i>What are some effective networking tips for introverts? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Helen Min, Head of</b> …

Quora

Documenting your architecture: Wireshark, PlantUML and a REPL to glue them all.

<i>This article originally appeared on my blog</i><p>I recently had to document the results of the evaluation of a new system.<p>The proof of concept for the …

Wireshark

7 Habits of Irresistibly Engaging Conversationalists

Want to be more memorable communicator? Here's how to pull it off.<p>Do you know those people you really enjoy talking to? The ones that make each conversation -- no matter how long it is -- never seem quite long enough?<p>Chances are, that person is an extremely engaging conversationalist. He or she has …

Public Speaking

LinkedIn's Most-Maligned Feature Is About to Become Your New Favorite Tool

LinkedIn just unveiled an amazing new feature that opens up a world of opportunity for savvy users.<p>LinkedIn has quietly unveiled a massive upgrade to its often-maligned newsfeed, and it's likely going to be a game-changer for the platform.<p>Here's the scoop: You'll notice on your LinkedIn newsfeed a …

LinkedIn

Miss Manners: Send unsolicited dishes home with guests

<i>Dear Miss Manners: A family hosts a banquet dinner for a large group of people on a certain athletic team. The host family provides drinks, appetizers, a couple of main courses and desserts for all.</i><p><i>Some guests bring food to share, but, for a variety of reasons, those dishes are barely tasted or</i> …

Lifestyle

6 Overlooked Job Search Resources To Help You

, Women@Forbes<p>Shutterstock<p>The truth is that most people don’t actively keep on top of job resources in the marketplace. That’s because even the most career-oriented among us typically are busy with real work responsibilities, and as a consequence are not paying much attention to job-seeking …

Employment

8 networking tips to strengthen reporter relationships

Media coverage offers a prime opportunity to grow relationships and expand your circle of influence, but you have to strike—thoughtfully and …

Digital Marketing

10 Messages To Send Your Bumble Match To Get The Conversation Started

Sometimes, it's hard to break the ice on a dating app and figure out what to say first, especially on Bumble where it's up to you to initiate …

Relationships

LISTEN UP INTERNS!!!

It’s not what you’re going to learn this summer. As a matter of fact, 98% of you are going to take jobs where they’re not going to teach you shit. …

Aziz Ansari

Cisco Live 2017: Small Businesses Can Get Access to More Intelligent Networks Too

Although large enterprises are often seen as the target for new IT innovations, Cisco Systems executives think that <b>small and medium-sized businesses</b> …

Business Technology

Behind The Scenes: Antetokounbros Athens

All the sights as Giannis Antetokounpo, his family and friends put on the Antetokounbros event in Athens. The event is free for all to attend and …

Festivals

Weekly Packet: Cloud Is a Game-Changer, but Not a Time-Saver

This week, Cisco announced products built using intent-based networking for the end-to-end network. Intent-based networking takes the decision-making …

DevOps

Why every woman should be part of an Old Girls' network

Old Boys’ Clubs have been around for so long that they are officially part of our lexicon. What was once a phrase used solely to refer to school alumni is now synonymous with a network of men “regarded as prestigious or influential, whose members provide each other with assistance or preferential …

Women's News

Cisco's 'network intuitive' the next era of networking: Chuck Robbins

CEO Chuck Robbins used his Cisco Live keynote to expound on the networking giant's new network intuitive, saying the company had to rewrite iOS to …

Internet of Things

How to Make a Positive First Business Impression

You’ve probably heard the statistic that we make judgments about people within seven seconds of meeting them. These judgments include opinions about …

Small Business

How to Get Known - Marketing Strategies to Make You a Celebrity

4. Create /sponsor an event.<p>Publicly supporting charitable causes isn’t just fashionable anymore but de rigueur for savvy businesses. Charity events …

Small Business

Dating apps are embracing video

Dating apps are, in their own way, a form of social networking – especially as they expand into new areas like friend-finding or professional networking. So it only makes sense that they would adopt video as well, given the growing popularity of the format on social apps like Facebook, Instagram …

Technology

Time to consider a move to IPv6

Organizations should consider migrating their network infrastructure and devices over to IPv6. It may be a challenge to persuade leadership to …

Ipv6

You can create your own luck — here's how

I can't think of any entrepreneurs I've met who don't feel luck played a role in their success.<p>Maybe that's because they downplay their talent, expertise, determination, and perseverance, all qualities — among many more — that are definitely important. (Like any one of these 10 things.)<p>But so is a …

Success

18 Ways to Get More People to Your Fundraising Event

<b>It’s difficult to have a successful fundraising event without attendees. If you’re struggling to get more people to your fundraiser, it’s time you</b> …

Marketing

Introducing The Network. Intuitive.

Executive Platform<p>Karen Walker - June 26, 2017 - 0 Comments<p>Last week, Cisco ushered in a new era of networking with the announcement of intent-based technologies that constantly learn, adapt, and protect. Built around the Cisco DNA architecture, it’s a network designed to be intuitive. The new …

Cisco Systems

Here's a polite way to end a conversation with someone you don't want to talk to

Coauthor of "The Art of Manliness" Brett Mckay explains how you can politely end a conversation with someone you don't want to talk to. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>You've probably all been in those conversations — that guy you don't really want to talk to and he just keeps going and</i> …

3 Ways to Succeed With Word-of-Mouth Referrals in a Hyperconnected Age

Dive into the realm of human connection and value, and you'll see exponential returns on your digital marketing efforts and your business growth.<p>These days, about 70 percent of companies use marketing automation to some extent. This makes sense; managing a large network can be challenging. However, …

Marketing

Review: Linksys Velop mesh networking kit delivers strong Wi-Fi despite setup quirks

Review<p>Continuing AppleInsider's quest to find the perfect mesh networking hardware, this week we take a closer look at Linksys' entry, a three-tower …

Linksys

7 E-Commerce Marketing Events You Don't Want To Miss

There are few things I love more than marketing conferences. I consider myself a people person, and these types of events are prime for meeting industry influencers, other marketing speakers, and motivated individuals who are eager to learn more about their industries and how they can shape them. …

Cannes Lions

Make the Most of your Summer Experience | Office of Career Strategy

Before you Start: Set Goals<p>Take time to reflect on your upcoming experience: why did you choose it, what do you want to get from it? Think about the …

Employment

Networking Tips | Office of Career Strategy

Building, Creating, and Nurturing Professional Connections<p>Networking is building, creating and nurturing professional connections. It enables you to …

Yale

Women, Men and Mentoring

Source: 123RF purchaseSheila Wellington, past president of Catalyst, a nonprofit research and advisory organization that works to advance women in …

Leadership

Let’s Be Real, You’re Never Getting A Mentor, So Do These Six Things Instead

Formal mentors are hard; besides, chances you already have the resources you need if you know where to look.<p>I’ve never had a “mentor,” no well-connected older colleague I go to for career advice and moral support. I don’t have regular check-ins involving my professional life with anyone other than …

Politician Working to Curb Pipeline Protestors Has Ties to Shadow Lobbyists

By Itai Vardi<p>A recent intensification in protests against Williams Partners' planned Atlantic Sunrise pipeline in Pennsylvania prompted a state …

Corruption