help_outline Skip to main content
                       

                                  

          The Association for Women in Communications

HomeEvents CalendarKnow to Grow: The Fine Art of Virtual Networking

Events Calendar - Event View

This is the "Event Detail" view, showing all available information for this event. If the event has passed, click the "Event Report" button to read a report and view photos that were uploaded.

Know to Grow: The Fine Art of Virtual Networking

When:
Thursday, October 15, 2020, 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM
Where:
This event will be held via GoToWebinar. A separate e-mail from GoToWebinar with access information

Contact(s):
Kandice Mollitiam
Category:
Know to Grow
Registration is required before Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 12:00 AM
Payment In Full In Advance Only
No Fee
$39.00


 
Know To Grow:

The Fine Art of Virtual Networking
Presented by Jennefer Witter

Thursday, October 15, 2020
12 pm CDT
(10 am Pacific, 11 am Mountain, 1 pm Eastern)


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
 

You don’t need to be out-and-about to keep networking. Virtual networking – using social media as your networking platform - allows you to keep and grow your professional connections, even if you are home bound. When done strategically, it can skillfully generate your “unfair share”® of business-building connections and complement traditional networking practices. This seminar will provide step-by-step guidance on how to virtually network with impact; do’s and don’ts and provide a case history. LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook will be the platforms on which the talk will be focused. Networking is especially important for women. Studies have shown that women over 50 who lose their jobs are unlikely to be fully employed again. Of additional relevance is the fact that women have been disproportionally impacted by COVID-19, as the Wall Street Journal noted in a recent article.

 

ABOUT JENNEFER WITTER

  
Jennefer Witter is the chief executive officer and founder of The Boreland Group Inc., a 17 year old boutique public relations firm headquartered in New York City. The agency specializes corporate communications, with a focus on women-led and minority owned businesses as well as grassroots non-profits. It was selected by TheStreet.com as one of five national, black owned businesses “making a buzz”. Jennefer was named one of the nation’s “10 most successful black CEOS and entrepreneurs” by MadameNoire Magazine,and her company was recognized as one of 12 black-owned businesses to be “loved by its community and beyond” by ThriveGlobal.