Wednesday, March 20, 2013

CAREEREALISM About Webinars Policy Advertise Contact Don't miss Meet Anna…Overwhelmed With Worry About Her Job Search 5 Things You Should Be Doing If You’re Unemployed 7 Tools To Organize Your Job Search In 2013 2013 Resume Writing Trends Top 3 Interview Questions You Should Ask Home > Networking > 10 Tips For People Who Hate Networking 10 Tips For People Who Hate Networking CAREEREALISM About Webinars Policy Advertise Contact Don't miss 2013 Resume Writing Trends Top 3 Interview Questions You Should Ask Meet Anna…Overwhelmed With Worry About Her Job Search 5 Things You Should Be Doing If You’re Unemployed 7 Tools To Organize Your Job Search In 2013 Home > Networking > 10 Tips For People Who Hate Networking 10 Tips For People Who Hate Networking By Devora Zack

Hate Networking TipsThis article is part of an exclusive month-long program on CAREEREALISM to help readers break free of The Golden Handcuff Effect. Click HERE to learn more about the Professional Emancipation Project, a.k.a. The P.E.P. Talk.

Do you associate networking with shameless self-promotion and ‘more = more’? Does that make your stomach turn? Me too!

Networking has a bad reputation as a forum for superficial small talk. Yet real networking is about establishing mutually beneficial, lasting connections, one person at a time. And with my modern approach to networking, even you can shine and thrive at a board meeting, convention, or free-floating cocktail party.

The reason so many of us hate networking – and profess to stink at it – is because we’ve been futilely following the wrong rules. Rules that only work for a paltry 15% of the population and require us to be phony – a sure fire way to short circuit. Read more...

No comments:

Post a Comment