If you were given 30 seconds (or less!) to sell yourself, what would you say?
There are so many details of your story you’d like to share, yet so little time to do it. The key: choose your words wisely so that your pitch packs the biggest punch possible…
Do networking events make your hands sweat, give you dry mouth and make your stomach churn? You’re not alone. In fact, you are among the millions of introverts trying to break out of your comfort zone to exhibit your personal brand and subject matter expertise. And to help those efforts, our friends at Business Collective asked this question of some successful young entrepreneurs: Question: What is one tip you would offer an introvert who wants to network more at events, but genuinely struggles? Here’s some of their best advice! Remember That Everyone There Wants to Meet You “Remember that the
Everyone talks about how networking is the key to career success… after all, 80 percent of job offers today come through networking.
The trouble is: everyone talks about networking as if it is a second sense; like it comes instinctively to each of us. But networking is a learned skill…
You enter an elevator in the lobby of an office building. Right behind you, the hiring manager walks in. She sees you’re going to the same floor as she. After pleasantries, she asks the most common question for two people who just met in a professional setting:
“What do you do?”