The Introvert and Networking

It is true that some people are more natural networkers than others. In fact, introverts could be considered the least natural networkers. Being an introvert does not mean a person is shy, however. Introverts just need a reason to network. Social situations are the bane of an introvert, but a networking event with a purpose could intrigue you. Find a reason to be at the network event. Does it offer educational time? Is it a structured event or is there a compelling speaker?

Or, do some cyber-stalking. If you know the names of some people that will be at the event, check out their social media accounts See if you can find a common ground, or a good topic so you can go up to them without commenting on the weather.

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