Posts Tagged: networking event

Take the Work Out of Networking

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Last week, Sean Kim, contributor for published an article on how to improve networking skills. The article identifies ways we can make networking much more successful. One of them is changing your mindset, and we agree with it wholeheartedly. Change Your Mind…Change Your Approach…Change Your Results Your perception of networking can affect its effectiveness… Reads more »

5 Mistakes Not to Make at a Networking Event

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People make mistakes all of the time. We’re all human.  But the best way not to make a mistake is to know what others have done and then avoid repeating them. The following are some of the most common mistakes to avoid. Mistake #1: Wearing Something Uncomfortable Watch out for that jacket or shoes that… Reads more »

Hosting Your Own Networking Event

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In a recent article on, 6 Surprisingly Effective Networking Tactics They Won’t Teach You in Business School, the author identifies holding your own networking event as the first one. We believe this is because it’s the most important one. Why Holding a Networking Event Is Important When you start a networking event of your… Reads more »

What to Do When a Contact Calls You


You’ve been through a networking event. You’ve met a lot of people and have given your business card to most of them. You gauge the number of business cards handed over at about 50. Some of those people you remember, while others just seem like a blur. The next thing you know one of the… Reads more »

What to Wear When You’re Networking


What do you wear to a networking event? If you never really thought about it, you have to start now. Your networking wardrobe says a lot about you. It can help you or hurt you. Find out which outfits you should shop for or put to the side just for your next networking event. What… Reads more »

Tips on Following Up After a Networking Event


All the work you do during a networking event will lead you nowhere, if you don’t follow up with people after the event. The follow up is what takes people from just thinking about connecting to actually making a connection. It’s what takes plans and turns them into actions. When following up with people, it’s… Reads more »

4 Ways to Get the Most Out of a Networking Event

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Networking events are a lot of fun, but they aren’t all about fun. It’s business. It’s a time to connect with people to find out how everyone can help one another. Leads come out of networking events, and a lot of knowledge is shared. The success of a networking event depends on how well you… Reads more »