Business Networking and Sex: Not What You Think

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Entrepreneur Press, Dec 6, 2011 - Business & Economics - 224 pages

HE SAYS, SHE SAYS: “How Can We Do Business?”

It’s no surprise that communicating with the opposite sex can be tricky. Hidden in the glitches are often misleading assumptions about each gender that beg for help. Finally, help is here.

Learn the secrets to accurately reading between the gender lines, and uncover a new edge for your business—the power to effectively talk business and successfully network with the opposite sex.

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12,000 + business professionals weigh in on the opposite sex—see what they had to say.

”Ivan Misner’s insightful work explores how to best understand the similarities and differences between the sexes and what that means for your business relationships. Don’t let your gender hinder your networking ability!”
Harvey Mackay, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Swim With The Sharks Without Being Eaten Alive

”Networking is about relationships, plain and simple. Understanding the opposite sex in a new and positive light is the key to building lasting business relationships for increasing success. The sooner you read Business Networking and Sex, the sooner you will achieve success.”
John Gray, bestselling author of Men are From Mars and Women are from Venus

”Impeccably researched, backed up by hard-hitting statistics, filled with laugh-out-loud humor, and packed with cutting-edge information on how to take your networking results to the next level—Business Networking and Sex is the must-have networking guide for the 21st century.”
Jack Canfield, bestselling author of the Chicken Soup series and The Success Principles

”Wow! This book shows you how to build and maintain quality business networking contacts with the other 50 percent of the population.”
Brian Tracy, author of The Power of Charm

"There's something I love about Ivan Misner's approach to business -- he's so focused! In this wonderful new book he takes yet another new and novel look at networking, and tells us why it works, how it works, and why it is so necessary for all of us to take it as seriously as we do the most important functions in our businesses…or live to pay the price. Read this book, and send a copy to a friend. Important stuff for all of us determined to grow in this difficult, difficult world. Thank you, Ivan, for your focus. We all need it!" -- Michael E. Gerber, author of the world's #1 small business book, The E-Myth: Why Most Businesses Don't Work and What To Do About It.

"I've never been one to mix business with pleasure but with this book it's impossible not to--whether you're reading for business or reading for pleasure, Business Networking and Sex delivers a thoroughly informative, thoroughly entertaining experience from cover to cover." -- Lisa Nichols, Featured teacher in The Secret and author of No Matter What!

"You've heard the phrase 'sex sells,' but have you ever heard anyone explain how to sell to the opposite sex? No matter what your product or service, your business depends on sales and increased sales depend on how effective you are at building relationships and networking--with women and men alike. Business Networking and Sex outlines the key similarities and differences between the genders when it comes to networking so you'll never have to guess again about the best way to sell to the opposite sex." -- Dr. Tony Alessandra, author of The Platinum Rule and Non-Manipulative Selling

"A wonderfully revealing look at the way men and women interact in the world of business and beyond." -- Marci Shimoff, New York Times bestselling author of Happy for No Reason and Love for No Reason


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About the author (2011)

Dr. Ivan Misner is the Founder and Chairman of BNI, the world’s largest business networking organization. He has written fifteen books including three New York Times bestsellers.
Hazel M. Walker is the Executive Director of the Central Indiana Region of Business Network International (BNI) and an international speaker.
Frank J. De Raffele Jr. is the Founder/President of Entrepreneurial Excellence Worldwide, Inc., an international personal and professional development firm, as well as the Founder/Executive Director of Business Network International (BNI) of Hudson Valley.