Why Being a Connector is Worth the Investment--with Dave Baldwin

If you're trying to figure out how to build your business, get a better job, or accomplish any other goal, you can accelerate your own success by focusing your efforts on helping other people connect. Even if you're not naturally outgoing, you can be a connector! Dave will be sharing some of the strategies that he used to build up a strong network of close relationships in Raleigh within a few short months--as well as how he has maintained that and grown that network over the years.

MEETING LOGISTICS

Lunch is $12 (be ready to pay at the door). Our lunch talk meetups run from 11:30 to 1:00.

We will have open mingling and networking from 11:30 to 12:00. At 12:00, we will begin the formal presentation by the speaker. Presentations typically run approximately 45 minutes.The buffet will be open for the entire time, but we ask that attendees not go up to the buffet during the presentation. The buffet will continue to be open after the event is concluded.

Please get your food and be ready for the presentation to start promptly at noon.Be sure to bring plenty of business cards!

About Dave Baldwin
Originally from Pennsylvania, Dave moved to Raleigh in 2007 with the intention of building his own business. A classic introvert, Dave taught himself to program computers at age 10, but didn't kiss a girl until age 18. Dave wrote a book in 2009, called "Get That Book Out of Your Head." Dave aspires to take his top secret idea to the Shark Tank.

Presently, he works as a Marketing Analyst for YellowWood, a marketing strategy consulting firm headquartered in North Raleigh. It is the best job he has ever had.

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  • joshua

    Dave presented insightful information and I got to meet some great people. I'm looking forward to the next one I can make. Dave: Good luck with the Shark Tank!

    April 4, 2013

  • Peter A.

    Excellent talk. He was on a roll...

    1 · April 4, 2013

  • Bill D.

    Outstanding talk

    2 · April 4, 2013

  • Dan S.

    Dave gave a very thought provoking presentation letting us see the real why of connecting.Kudos , Dave !

    2 · April 4, 2013

  • AmyAmy

    Dave has a likeable way about him when he speaks. Topic stressed the *quality* of relationships with people you network, not quantity or numbers.

    1 · April 4, 2013

  • Leslie F.

    Excellent presentation by Dave. Nice turnout!

    1 · April 4, 2013

  • Steffanie L.

    I wish I could hear Dave talk! I'll be spending the day with my kids instead...Spring Break!

    1 · March 31, 2013

  • Dan S.

    Really looking forward to this ! Seeing some great folks and Dave Baldwin always knocks it out of the park when he speaks ! Can't wait !!!

    2 · March 29, 2013

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