3 Tips to Help the Reluctant (aka Nervous) Networker

I volunteered to man the water table at International Night at my son’s school the other night.  I joined the other parents lingering back behind the self-serve station.  For fun, I decided to spell “SAA” (acronym for the Science and Arts Academy) with the water bottles, and ‘voila!’, the quiet water station became a spark…

An Oxymoron in Networking and Diversity: A Jewish Sky Diver

A few years ago I was with a group of women socializing after work, and we were talking about experiences of going camping growing up.  Each shared her memories, and then turned to me for ‘my turn.’  All I could think of was “We’re Jewish.  We don’t camp.” Such was the reaction today during a workshop…