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J. Kelly Hoey - Build Your Dream Network

When I’m not musing here or over on Twitter….I’m contributing elsewhere. ICYMI a few links to my latest posts on and

I am trying to align my pocketbook and my values. Yes, I believe this matters as we vote with our dollars on a daily basis. Why continuously contribute to values that don’t represent yours?

Yes, I took a pay cut when I switched jobs but here are the ways I maneuvered my salary back to market rate.

How much vulnerability should you share online? Depends. I’ve discovered that letting all your flaws, imperfections and insecurities show may be a great way to market your business (it definitely has worked for this breast cancer survivor and entrepreneur).

The myth that there are NO women in venture is getting a wee bit tiresome. The women are out there investing — and two New York based women in venture have the definitive network and list.

Work. And regular life. And trying to achieve something resembling “balance” has been a challenge for me since I graduated from law school waaayyyy back in 1991. I recently sought the advice of friends on how they manage it all.

J. Kelly Hoey

Networking Expert + Career Transformation Coach + Author + Speaker, Kelly Hoey looks at "networking" through a new, modern, fresh lens, offering you (who are pursuing and perhaps struggling with your big ambitions), advice on how to connect for success in a hyper-connected world that is woefully short in its attention span. Her network-building advice is relatable, instilling confidence with actionable insights and practical information.