Business Profile and Networking

LinkedIn

Business Profile and Networking

Top Sites

1

LinkedIn

Largest and most popular networking site. Owned by Microsoft

2

Meetup

In-person connections with local groups

3

Opportunity

Professional matchmaking focused on lead generation and referrals

4

Ryze

Networking by category

  Advice  

Networking is critical for anybody who wants to advance in their career. These sites will assist you in keeping in touch with past colleagues, making new business connections, learning from other professionals, finding new jobs and specialized job seekers, and/or expanding your business. Most professionals use LinkedIn (Microsoft acquisition) to build and make connections, which is a good practice for all. Beyond that, use your professional focus and niche to identify the sites that best meet your goals and boost your career.

got suggestions?

We would love to hear from you

Business Profile and Networking

More Websites
(Listed alphabetically)

100AM Networking

Business card exchange and networking groups

AngelList

Funding and job listings for startups

Bark

Focus on finding new customers

Black Business Women Online

Focus on black woman entrepreneurs and professionals

Gadball

Connect based upon similar interests. Owned by Data Frenzy LLC

GetBeyond.com

Targeted towards small and mid-size businesses. Owned by Merrick Bank Corporation

Gust

Focus on startups and connecting with investors for funding

Jobcase

All-in-one job site

Networking for Professionals

Both virtual and in-person connections

Shapr

Meet like-minded people nearby

SmallBusinessBrief.com Forum

Articles and discussions for entrepreneurs

StartupNation

Online community forum for startups

TheFunded

Find funding sources

Xing

Connect with people from all kinds of different industries. Owned by New Work SE

Zerply

Invite-only site for creative professionals

* Footnote:

There are no footnotes or disclaimers for the websites listed on this page