Crowd-Solving Conversation on Neworking virtually

Social distancing has put a (necessary) stopper on our usual networking activities, making it a lot harder to forge new acquaintances & meaningful connections.

That’s why we’re Crowd-Solving how to find fresh opportunities and grow your network, virtually this week at Building Brave! With the guidance of host Michelle Ngome, Connection Strategist + Networking Expert, we’re sharing strategies, good insights, and personal experiences for using virtual platforms to connect with new opportunities & people. To explore the conversation, download our free app today!

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It’s not easy to grow new connections during a pandemic, which is why we’re thrilled to invite self-described “Connection Strategist” Michelle Ngome to the Building Brave app! Michelle is an expert at the subtle art of creating effective connections, and is the author of “Network, Navigate & Nurture: The Equation to Strategic Networking”. She is also founder of The African-American Marketing Association, a platform that empowers Black marketers, and Line 25 Consulting, an inclusive marketing firm.

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This week, get to know Mentor Angie Rieger, Senior Vice President of Planning and Head of International + Wholesale at Land’s End, Inc. Angie sits on the Board of Directors for Thrivent Financial, a Fortune 500 company, and is responsible for providing the critical strategic vision that has been central to market success.

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If you haven’t had a chance to meet any of the incredible women volunteering their time to be Building Brave Mentors, don’t miss out on our feature: In-app Q&As! This week, get to know Winnie Karanja, STEM educator and non-profit leader. Winnie founded Maydm, which offers STEM programming education and enrichment opportunities to hundreds of traditionally underprivileged & underrepresented students. Winnie’s community leadership received national acclaim in 2019 when she made Forbes Magazine’s 30 Under 30 list for social entrepreneurship. We are excited to be able to share Winnie’s expertise and kindness with the Building Brave community!

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We’re pleased to welcome Laurie Benson to the Building Brave app! As Executive Director of Nurses On Boards Coalition, Laurie is a notable figure in healthcare and non-profit leadership. She joins us in the app as a Featured Mentor, to share her experienced advice and a candid peek into what inspires her and drives her, with her thoughtful Q&A.

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