Women & Partnering

2018 One Million Woman Link Up

What women are missing when it comes to LinkedIn is a collaborative marketing approach to harness its economic power. You can change that by plugging your business into the 2018 One Million Woman Link Up.  It's a year long virtual tour / business movement surrounding LinkedIn’s 220,000,000+ women in business community.  Its mission is to spark collaborative marketing relationships between 1,000,000 professional, Main Street & virtual business women so they can thrive INSTEAD OF survive by cross pollinating their marketing skills and female LinkedIn connections.

Although only 3.6% selected building collaborative business relationships as one of their 6 month business/career goals, when specifically asked if the idea of  cross pollinating their LinkedIn connections with other female members so they could  strategically fill their seats, coaching hours, book sales, and more 95.9% of them said it appealed to them.

Question #36 – How often are you contacted about partnering (forming a collaborative business relationship) by LinkedIn members?

  • 53.6% Occasionally
  • 32.1% Never
  • 14.2% Very Often

Question #37 – Have you successfully engaged in a joint venture with one of your LinkedIn connections?

  • 33.3% Yes
  • 66.7% No

Question #38 – In general. why do you think more women don’t engage in collaborative business relationships?

  • 63.1% Too busy trying to be superwoman to make time to engage in collaborative business relationships.
  • 22.6% Don’t see the value in doing so.
  • 14.3%  Afraid of competition.

Question #39 – Select the industries that you are interested in receiving requests to forge cross promotional partnerships, joint ventures, strategic alliances from.

Of the 100+ industries represented on LinkedIn, interest was expressed in the ones listed below…

Accounting, Alternative Medicine, Apparel & Fashion, Automotive, Banking,Biotechnology, Broadcast Media, Civic & Social Organizations, Commercial Real Estate, Consumer Services
Cosmetics, E-learning, Education Management, Entertainment, Events Services, Executive Office, Facilities Services, Financial Services, Food & Beverages, Government Administration

Karlene Olesuk does individual taxes.  She’s interested in collaborating with CPAs that only do Corporate Taxes.

Health Wellness & Fitness, Higher Education, Hospital & Healthcare, Hospitality, Individual & Family Services, Insurance, Internet, Law Enforcement, Legal Services
Legislative Office, Leisure & Travel, Management Consultant, Marketing & Advertising, Media Production, Medical Practice, Motion Pictures & Film, Newspapers, Non-profit Organization Management, Online Publishing
Philanthropy, Printing, Professional Training, Program Development, Public Relations, Real estate, Religious Institutions, Research, Restaurants, Retail
Staffing & Recruiting, Telecommunications, Think Tanks, Venture Capital, Wholesale, Wine & Spirits, Writing & Editing

Thank you Pam Lehr – Mobile Marketing Strategist | Mobile Certified Marketer™ by MMA | Targeted Advertising; Karin Bellantoni – CoFounder and Entrepreneurial Coaching for Millennial Business Leaders; Diane Carter – Creative Junky; Elinor Stutz – Founding Member at The Sales Enablement Society; Lorna Scott – Caregiver Strategist, Best Selling Author, Facilitator, Speaker and Owner and Founder at The Caregiver’s Lighthouse; for your support over the years.