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The practice of ‘networking’ is a difficult tool to master. As is wading through the mounds and mounds of information from website, speakers, friends, colleagues and family on how best to do it and what you 100% should not do. To try and help with this influx of advice, we’ve narrowed down 5 classic #networkingmyths […]
There is a lot of etiquette when it comes to networking. Do this, don't do that ... it's a lot to remember and take in. At the end of the day ... it's important to remember that networking is nothing more than 2 people connecting because they like each other, have mutual interests, might want to work together and might be able to help each other out.
The leap from the very first conversation to a potential opportunity for you, is a slow burn, and it requires you to put in some frickin’ good effort.
We’ve put together some of our very best LinkedIn #hacks to help ensure you are using the platform in the best way possible!!
LinkedIn. Love it or loath it … for many people, it’s a key part of putting their professional profile out to the world. However, how much or little you use the platform is up to you.
What if networking is a series of connections or interactions between people. Not so bad right? Let's dig a little deeper into how we can ace networking.
This article, aptly called, Networking: Know Your Why, looks at the importance of being prepared to communicate who you are, what you do and WHY you do it.
Being a student, who also happens to be on the executive team of a student society and working as an Event Assistant, I am thrust into networking opportunities all the time. Many people (myself included) get flustered with even the thought of having to network. In fact, I remember when a friend within the committee […]
Networking. It’s all about making contacts. Right? Wrong. ‘WTF. How can that possibly be wrong?!’ I hear you saying. Well okay, its partially right, but I would argue that the true point and value of networking is not about making contacts. If that is your focus then you will never progress past 1000’s of LinkedIn […]
Networking IS tough! And awkward. For most of us, it can be a real struggle to take the work out of networking. Because it’s not just about meeting new people and making small talk – the real challenge comes in forming a genuine connection. But how do you keep nurturing a new relationship so that […]