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Holiday Hit List!

By December 24, 2018January 14th, 2019No Comments
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Another Build Your Dream newsletter/blog written on the go! This time, from the Qantas lounge in the Sydney airport.

AND with all the hustle this time of year, I’ll keep this week’s newsletter short and practical.

Still have some ho ho ho clogging the social calendar? Wondering how to navigate the egg-nog circuit with fewer anxieties? Take a page from Broadway and incorporate these 7 tips into your networking repertoire.

Is your non-profit pushing for end-of-year donations? Then read this(and plan on switching up your strategy from fundraising to relationship building in 2019).

When you need to tune out “all I want for Christmas…” or “Baby, it’s cold outside” Listen Up! to my interview with former editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan magazine, Kate White, the ultimate Gutsy Girl.

Is 2019 the year for making new year’s resolutions stick? Who knows! and here are some suggestions for getting started early on those resolutions.

Yes, I’m taking an extended break from New York City over the holidays (and I’ve shared with GO Banking Rates how I’ve managed to do just that) so I’ll take this moment to wish you and yours happy holidays.

Build Your Dream #BYDN will be back after the (holiday) break.


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J. Kelly Hoey

J. Kelly Hoey is a problem solver who believes that most professional challenges—whether funding, landing a board position or getting a new job—are solved by tapping into networks.Kelly is a popular speaker on networking, community building and investing issues, especially as they relate to women, and has worked with the IEEE, PGA, Bank of America, Apple and countless others. Follow Kelly on Twitter @jkhoey and on Instagram @jkellyhoey and join the #BYDN community at