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Build Your Network and a Dream Career

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A strong network is one of our most important career and business assets. And yet, most of us relegate networking to the bottom of our to-do list. Even worse, we wait until a career emergency to hastily slap together a viable network to help us in our hour of greatest need.

If you want to pursue your dream career, networking must become a priority. But how do you know where to begin? How do you build strong relationships in an authentic way? And how do you get over your deep-seated fear of putting yourself out there?

J. Kelly Hoey, author of “Build Your Dream Network: Forging Powerful Relationships in a Hyper-Connected World,” offers a comprehensive roadmap for building a powerful network that yields real results. She’ll give you practical, actionable insights and tips that you can use right now to create a network that provides opportunities and accelerates your career.

In this class, you’ll learn how to build your network and:

  • Reach out to people with confidence.
  • Know what you want and where you’re going.
  • Map out your linear or nonlinear journey.
  • Navigate career crossroads and passionately pursue uncharted paths.
  • Find high-quality connections in every aspect of your life.
  • Act with generosity in your business relationships.
  • Be intentional about your networking—24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


  • Class Introduction
  • What Are Your Networking Struggles
  • What Networking Really Is
  • My Career Story
  • Positioning Your Career For Acceleration
  • Make Your Career Roadmap
  • Non-Linear Career Journeys
  • Navigating Career Crossroads And Network Building
  • Where To Find Your Best Network
  • Building Your Network Life
  • How to Give Before You Get
  • What Does Your Network Seek From You?
  • Build Relationships, Not a Platform
  • Be Yourself Online and Off
  • Network Building 24/7
  • Put Your Career In Front of New Opportunities
  • Get Ready to Accelerate Your Career

Taught by

J. Kelly Hoey

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