WIFI Lunch and Learn:
“The Art of Networking”
Thursday, January 18th
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST
Join executive coach Amie Blumerg for a dynamic session about “The Art of Networking.” Attendees will learn how to be a creative conversationalist, how to leverage your current network and the best way to maintain relationships after the first introduction. Moderated by Co-Chair of the WIFI Mentoring committee Carol Goodhue, this session will provide tips and ideas to help build confidence and encourage you to feel more comfortable “working the room.”
Amie Blumberg has spent the bulk of her career as an executive in the retail and fashion industries. She has extensive merchandising, design, sourcing, development, branding, marketing and ecommerce experience used to build, grow, and turnaround wholesale and retail businesses.
In her current role as an executive coach, she works with clients in a range of industries to identify strengths and turn their career goals into action. She thinks of herself as a catalyst, a connector between people and their ambitions. Her coaching approach focuses on strategizing, focusing on peoples’ strengths, and identifying patterns of behavior beneath the surface. She has experience with executive and professional coaching, leadership transitions, organizational change and leadership development and has been a consultant for Ladies Who Launch, an organization dedicated to mentoring women entrepreneurs.