Networking isn’t about forcing yourself on another person. It’s about making a genuine connection and acknowledging the business benefit Image of knowing one another. It’s important to have an actual conversation with a potential professional contact to make it clear you aren’t just using him or her, find out what you have in common, and shoot for a symbiotic relationship, not a parasitic one. Sometimes we are so intent on selling our professional selves that we miss the social cues to back off and give someone their space.
Here are five tips that will keep you on your networking toes:
When you see yourself in any of above scenarios, remember to keep your cool and your good business manners. The next networking event may be more rewarding!
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