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WISE Bookshelf: Make Your Contacts Count

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Inspiration comes from many avenues. In our WISE Bookshelf feature, members share some of the titles that have encouraged them to think outside of the box, try a new approach, dig down deep for the confidence they needed to make that big decision or simply allowed them a reprieve from the daily grind. Happy reading!

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Make Your Contacts Count: Networking Know-How for Business and Career Success
by Anne Baber and Lynne Waymon
Genre: Business / Networking

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We’ve all been told that networking is the key to professional success — the most powerful competency you can use to advance your career. So why do many women still feel so uncomfortable in networking situations? Whether you are a master networker or you break out in a sweat at the thought of being in a room full of strangers, this practical guide — jam-packed with tips, techniques and answers for all your networking questions — and will help you assess your networking IQ, hone your skills and give you the confidence to network with ease.

Submitted by: Bobbie LaPorte | San Francisco | 15+ years experience

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