The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is the region’s private sector economic development organization and regional chamber of commerce. We represent nearly 2,000 members who employ a quarter of a million people in the Buffalo Niagara region.
Written by: Carmelo Morreale, Vice-President / Director of Business Development, Metrodata Services
“If you’re alone at the top, you’re a hiker, not a leader.” – John Maxwell
While working at Alliance Advisory Group, I had the opportunity to be mentored by chairman and CEO Bob Fashano. He believed it was his mission to help develop leaders – and everything he did was in alignment with that credo.
Networking is all about building relationships and adding value to the conversation. So as a young professional, how do you add value if you feel that you have nothing to contribute? The good news is that being a young professional is often a value add in itself – you just have to tap into that as a resource. You have insight and experience into viewpoints, technology, and people that many senior level professionals do not. Networking is all about giving, so here are five tips that add value while simultaneously bridging any experience gap.
Expert Forum written by: John F. Doster, AIA NCARB DBIA, Managing Principal at Architectural Resources
My time in Buffalo has been well spent. I finished school, started my career, met wonderful people and fostered some great relationships. I think one of the reasons I have been successful in Buffalo is because I was willing to work, willing to go places and willing to try new things. One thing I was never willing to do was quit!
Power Up keynote speaker Rhonda Frederick highlights inspiring, educational and empowering event for women professionals.
Partnership connecting students and summer internships through Say Yes Buffalo
A few thoughts about how habits shape our lives. Read more about why we do what we do in life and business in Charles Duhigg’s best seller: The Power of Habit.
Expert Forum written by: Nora McGuire, Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer at Independent Health