Welcome to CONNECTED Networking Group!

We're all about creating real connections, meaningful collaborations, and genuine growth.

Let's build relationships, share resources and create win-win results.

We are CONNECTED, diversity is our strength, and we are better together!

We're all about creating real connections, meaningful collaborations, and genuine growth.

Let's build relationships, share resources and create win-win results.

We are CONNECTED, diversity is our strength, and we are better together!

Welcome to CONNECTED Networking Group!

We're all about creating real connections, meaningful collaborations, and genuine growth.

Let's build relationships, share resources and create win-win results.

We are CONNECTED, diversity is our strength, and we are better together!

We're all about creating real connections, meaningful collaborations, and genuine growth.

Let's build relationships, share resources and create win-win results.

We are CONNECTED, diversity is our strength, and we are better together!

about us

We are making the world a better place, one connection and one community at a time

In a world that is heavily divided, we bring people together with a purpose.

Our diverse and inclusive community is built on the philosophy of putting relationships first, knowing that business results naturally follow.

Join us in creating a space where every connection is valued, and a step towards personal and professional growth.

Our MISSION

Create a fun and comfortable space for the business community to MEET, COLLABORATE, and GROW!

JOIN THE COMMUNITY

BECOME A MEMBER

BECOME AN AMBASSADOR

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

IMPROVE YOUR NETWORKING SKILLS

GET YOUR NETWORKING IQ SCORE

GET A COPY OF NETWORKING ESSENTIALS FOR SUCCESS

JOIN THE NETWORKING BREAKTHROUGH ACADEMY

Ready to Take Your Networking to the Next Level?

Don't let outdated tools and fragmented workflows hold you back. Experience the power of seamless networking with The CONNECTED Toolkit. Sign up today and unlock the full potential of your networking efforts. It's time to connect, collaborate, and conquer with The CONNECTED Toolkit.

Leadership OPPORTUNITIES

Chapter President/CEO

(License holder)

The leader of a local chapter, responsible for overall management and growth.

Community Outreach

(Volunteer)

In charge of expanding the group through building relationships within the local community.

Membership Coordinator

(Volunteer)

Manages member onboarding, orientation, and retention efforts.

Event Coordinator

(Volunteer)

Responsible for planning and executing networking events, including refreshments, welcome desk, photography, and videography

Marketing and Media

(Volunteer)

Leads online marketing, social media, and promotional efforts to grow the group's reach.

What you can expect at our events

You'll Feel Welcome

Our events ensure you feel welcomed from the moment you arrive, creating a friendly atmosphere where you can easily connect with others.

Learn Something New

Each event offers an opportunity to expand your horizons and gain valuable insights with networking tips and guided activities to leave you inspired and informed.

Meet New People

Our guided activities will help you forge meaningful connections with like-minded professionals, and get to know the people behind the titles, businesses, and social profiles!

Stay Connected

Stay connected long after the event ends through our online platform and follow-up resources, ensuring that the connections you make continue to grow and flourish.

Blog Articles

Stay informed and inspired with our blogs. Explore industry insights, success stories, networking tips, and more.

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The Power of Authentic Networking: Building Relationships That Last

July 16, 20233 min read

In today's fast-paced and interconnected world, networking has become an indispensable tool for personal and professional growth. But what does it truly mean to network authentically, and how can you leverage its power to build lasting relationships and achieve your goals? In this comprehensive guide, we'll explore the ins and outs of authentic networking, providing valuable tips and strategies for beginners and seasoned professionals alike.

1. How to Network with Confidence: A Beginner's Guide

Networking can be intimidating, especially for beginners who are just starting their journey. In this section, we'll walk you through step-by-step how to network with confidence, from finding the right events to making meaningful connections that go beyond exchanging business cards.

2. Becoming a Better Networker: Unleashing Your True Networking Potential

For those seeking to level up their networking skills, we'll delve into advanced techniques and strategies that will transform you into a true networking pro. From mastering the art of active listening to creating mutually beneficial connections, this section will take your networking game to new heights.

3. Local Networking Events: Your Gateway to a Thriving Business Community

Discover the untapped potential of local networking events and how they can serve as the foundation for building a thriving business community. We'll explore the benefits of participating in these events, whether in-person or virtual and how they can lead to valuable connections right in your own backyard.

4. Networking Training: Empowering Your Team for Lasting Success

For organizations looking to harness the power of networking, investing in networking training is essential. In this section, we'll delve into the benefits of providing comprehensive networking training for your sales, marketing, and leadership teams to boost productivity and overall success.

5. Networking Tips: Expert Advice for Networking Like a Pro

From seasoned networkers to beginners, everyone can benefit from expert networking tips. In this section, we'll share invaluable advice from successful entrepreneurs, small business owners, and corporate leaders on how to navigate networking challenges and seize opportunities for growth.

6. Networking Workshops: Immersive Learning for Unprecedented Results

For a hands-on approach to mastering networking skills, attending networking workshops can be a game-changer. We'll explore the benefits of these immersive experiences and how they provide transformative results in building confidence and expanding your network.

7. The Nexus of Sales, Marketing, and Authentic Networking

Uncover the powerful connection between sales, marketing, and authentic networking. Learn how integrating these three elements can lead to a dynamic sales strategy, increased customer loyalty, and long-term business success.

8. Building Trust: The Cornerstone of Authentic Networking

Trust forms the bedrock of authentic networking. In this section, we'll delve into the key components of building trust, from authenticity and reliability to follow-through, and how it lays the foundation for lasting and mutually beneficial relationships.

9. Entrepreneurship and Networking: The Synergy of Success

For entrepreneurs, networking is more than just expanding connections—it's a lifeline for success. Discover how networking can open doors to funding, partnerships, and mentorship, propelling your entrepreneurial journey to new heights.

10. Small Business Owners and Networking: Navigating Growth with Authentic Connections

Small business owners face unique challenges, and networking can be a catalyst for overcoming them. This section will highlight the importance of networking for small businesses, offering practical tips for fostering growth and expanding their reach.

11. Unlocking the Power of Referrals: How to Cultivate a Referral Network

Referrals are gold in the world of networking. We'll explore effective strategies for cultivating a referral network, empowering you with a steady stream of qualified leads and opportunities.

12. Community Building: Fostering Connections That Impact Lives

Authentic networking is more than just personal gain; it's about contributing to a thriving community. We'll delve into community building through networking, showing how your actions can make a positive impact on others' lives.

Authentic networking is a transformational journey that can lead to exceptional personal and professional growth. By embracing the power of building lasting relationships and connected communities, you'll open doors to unprecedented opportunities and success.

If you want to enhance your networking skills, we're here to help. Learn more about our Networking Breakthrough Academy and how it can empower you on your networking journey.

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