026 Donna Messer Queen of Networking
Take a human dynamo, add a whirlwind of ideas, a computer filled with contacts, and a dash of ‘Just Do It!’, and you have Donna Messer. In a world where each of us is only separated from what we want by six people, Donna Messer eliminates the middleman.
Donna Messer is an author of more than 4,000 articles. She is a professional speaker that motivates and inspires her audience. She has addressed thousands on three continents. Her client base includes governments, education, industry and not for profit organizations.She hosts both radio and television programs interviewing Canadians with a story to tell. Donna is social media savvy and knows the importance of international visibility. She’s on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.
She serves on the Executive Board for Women in Food Industry Management, is an active Rotarian and on the board for The United Way of Oakville.
She is without question the Queen of Networking. Donna has a systematic process that generates measurable results. According to her, “When you Network, you get Work.”
Donna not only makes business matches, she shows you how to measure the results.
If you want to truly maximize your time, consider spending a ½ hour with her prior to attending any event.
- Recognize the value of who you know, the importance of your network.
- Hire more interns, more co-op students. We need young people in our networks.
- Make sure you pay yourself.
(Life) is a sort of splendid torch which I have got hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations. George Bernard Shaw
Some of us fly while others build runways. Amelia Earhart.