MBAexpress: Networking – Building a Stronger Professional Network
Networking is one of the most powerful tools accountants can develop, but it takes time, energy and commitment in order to build a strong network. Having a strong network will assist you in launching a new idea or plan, developing new business and clients, reducing costs in recruiting, and leveraging your career.
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Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Identify network types
Identify types of social networks and the unique value they bring
Recognize key influencers for building your network
Recognize best practices when attending conferences or business networking events
Types of Networks
Types of Influential People
Building Your Network
Clique versus entrepreneurial networks
Field of Study: Communications and Marketing
Recommended CPE Credit Hours: 1.0
Course Level: Basic
Designed For: CPAs and other professionals looking to develop new business and clients and leverage their career
Instructor: Peter Margaritis, CPA, CGMA, MAc
Publication Year: 2014
Expiration Date: Course content is reviewed annually and revised with neccessary changes or else the course is removed.
Peter A. Margaritis, CPA, CGMA is an author, blogger, speaker, educator, humorist, improviser, and podcaster. Partnering with the Business Learning Institute, his firm “The Accidental Accountant” teaches CPAs and other business leaders how to apply the seven principles of improvisation to build respect, trust and support with their colleagues and clients. He is the author of Improv Is No Joke: Using Improvisation to Create Positive Results in Leadership and Life.
Peter earned is his Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the University of Kentucky, a Master’s Degree in Accountancy from Case Western Reserve University and he is a licensed, non-practicing, CPA in Ohio. He has worked for companies such as Price Waterhouse, Victoria Secret Catalogue (not as a model), two large banking institutions and has managed restaurants in his day. Don’t be surprised – he is Greek. He was also an assistant professor of accounting and taught in the MBA program at Ohio Dominican University in Columbus, OH.
Peter is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, Georgia Society of CPAs, Maryland Association of CPAs, Ohio Society of CPAs, and the National Speakers Association. He is also the past chairman of the Ohio Society of CPAs executive board and a former delegate to the AICPA governing council.