Ivan Misner

Called the "father of modern networking" by CNN, Dr. Ivan Misner is a New York Times best-selling author. He is the Founder of BNI, the world's largest business networking organization. His newest book, "Networking Like a Pro" (second edition) can be viewed at www.IvanMisner.com.

Get Hired April 23, 2021
Will Face-to-Face Networking Ever Be a Thing Again?

Last year we learned that we can all network online pretty well. Can you imagine if Covid had struck the world ten years ago?  The technology that exists today saved a lot of businesses from complete failure. That said, I talk to a lot of people who say the world will never return to what it was before Covid. I'm a little bit of a contrarian on that topic.  Not long after the Spanish...

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Success December 13, 2017
Networking at the Office Holiday Party Can Be Tricky. Here's How to Do It Right:

Ah, the office holiday party: free food, open bar, and a chance to see your company's most elusive executives let loose a little. The holiday party is a great time rub elbows with the upper echelons of your company, but it can be hard to make an impression, especially when you work in a big corporation. Here are a few tips on how to "network up" with your busiest bosses and potentially...

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