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How to Build A New Network–with Jennifer Johnson

By January 27, 2020 No Comments
J. Kelly Hoey - Build Your Dream Network

Executive recruiter (and a featured interviewee in the Build Your Dream Network book for her savvy network-building insights) Jennifer Johnson joins Kelly on this episode to share her hard-earned wisdom on how to build a career or business network from scratch, and why contributing to professional networks and organizations is essential for career advancement.

Learn how to get selected for leadership roles in industry organizations and professional associations (hint: raise your hand and ask) and understand why NOT having visibility within your industry is a warning sign to executive recruiters. It’s all in this BYDN podcast conversation.

Find more of Jennifer’s career wisdom on the Build Your Dream blog (“Build Your Dream By Being Purposeful – And Consistent“).

J. Kelly Hoey

J. Kelly Hoey

Kelly Hoey is the author of Build Your Dream Network (January 2017 / Tarcher Perigee). She has been lauded from Forbes (“1 of 5 Women Changing the World of VC/Entrepreneurship”) to Fast Company (“1 of the 25 Smartest Women On Twitter”) to Business Insider (“1 of the 100 Most Influential Tech Women On Twitter”) and Inc. (1 of “10 Most Well-Connected People in New York City's Startup Scene”). Empowering A Billion Women By 2020 included her on their list of the “100 Most Influential Global Leaders Empowering Women Worldwide”. Not bad for a former corporate lawyer. She’s a limited partner in two emerging tech funds (Laconia Capital Group and Lattice Ventures) and can frequently be found on Twitter @jkhoey.