I spend a lot of time in my workshops for the NYC Ladders for Leaders program trying to “teach” how to build a network. For some, this can be as natural as breathing but for others, it is like trying to walk backwards on the moon without oxygen.
I have found that those who are great at networking are really just making it look easy. It is not an easy thing to do and for most of us, we struggle. Yes, us. Even me. As much as I am social and gregarious (meaning – I love to talk) it is still something that is hard to do.
During my lessons and in my books, I give the game plans on how to network for both seasoned professionals and those just starting out in their careers. Some of my quick pointers are:
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Lisa Vento Nielsen