How to Create Meaningful Connections: A Networking Best Practices Workshop

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 | 8:00 - 9:00 PM ET

Ready to find new mentors, friends, and career opportunities?

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You'll Learn How To:

  • Make genuine connections that don't feel like you're "using" people 
  • Feel confident (and not awkward) when opening and closing conversations
  • Use social media to network in a "non-creepy" way 
  • Ask the right questions when networking with mentors and others
  • Draft messages and emails that get read and responded to
  • Find networking events, meetups, and communities that are a fit for you 
  • Write awesome thank you and follow up emails
  • Maintain and grow your relationships long-term  

Plus, we'll have time for a live Q&A where you can ask questions!

Meet Your Workshop Leader:

Emily Miethner

Emily Miethner, Founder & CEO, FindSpark & Professor 

Emily is passionate about empowering people to achieve their goals, which she does as the Founder and CEO of FindSpark and MCG Social, an adjunct professor, and an award-winning speaker. 

FindSpark has produced 250+ career, diversity, and recruitment programs for top employers like NBCUniversal, Yelp, L'Oreal, Grey, Bustle, and IPG Mediabrands and their 30,000+ community members.

An Adjunct Professor for over 5 years, Emily teaches career and social media courses at multiple colleges and has been featured on Good Morning America and in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, VICE, and Glamour, among other publications.

Testimonials from Past Attendees:

"FindSpark has been incredibly helpful with events, tips, and potential connections/jobs. I am incredibly grateful I stumbled upon this resource, because it’s been more helpful than my campus career center."

"I love FindSpark's tailored workshops! The FindSpark Team does an amazing job of staying current and relevant for what's happening in the career industry."

"I really liked that everyone is so open on the chats during the webinars, it lets me know I'm not alone on the job hunt. Emily has experience in giving a platform for people to promote their websites, their lives, and makes people feel included."

Want to put your new networking skills to use with employers including TEKsystems, Industrious, Publicis Health, Peace Corps, She's the First, Macmillian Publishers, Bustle, and more?

Connect and interact with them at our fun (yes, actually!), epic hiring and networking event:

Hustle Summit Thursday, June 27, 2019 / 4:00 - 8:00 PM ET / NYC

Frequently Asked Questions:

Will I meet other people at this virtual workshop?  

Yes! Attendees will have a chance to network with each other during the event, and share their LinkedIn, portfolio or other profiles.  

What if I can't make it live? Is there a way to tune in later?  

Glad you asked! There's two ways to get access to recordings of not just this one, but all of our career-changing webinars. 

The first way is by becoming a FindSpark Premium member. You can go premium here.

The second way is by buying tickets to Hustle Summit - you'll immediately get free access to our virtual workshops!

Sounds awesome, what is Hustle Summit?

Hustle Summit is our epic hiring and networking night in NYC, featuring top companies who are looking forward to meeting and recruiting diverse, ambitious talent! 

Learn more at

I'm interested in coming to Hustle Summit, but don't live in NYC. Can I still network with top companies?  

You sure can! We offer digital ticket packages to Hustle Summit

To learn more about how you can network with our awesome employers digitally, click here