I launched the Social Fusion Network in January 2012, since then it’s become a very popular local business networking group in the Greater Golden Horseshoe with thousands of members. Because of this success I am often asked to speak or write about business networking and how to improve our networking skills.
Today I’m sharing 42 networking tips because networking isn’t something that comes naturally to everyone. For the record I am a “lazy networker” and use technology wherever I can to intelligently leverage my actions, and lastly I am a high-functioning introvert – not an extrovert as some might think. This simply means that while I love networking, I need to recharge or nap when I get home! Networking for me is a learned skill too …
So without further ado, here are 42 Easy Business Networking Tips
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As odd as it sounds, people would rather die than walk into a room of strangers and talk to them! It makes no logical sense to me, but deep in the shadow of my childhood fears, I can still hear my mother’s warning, “Don’t talk to strangers!” Continue reading ““I’d Rather Die … Than Do That!””
Hi, it’s James here with something I reckon you might be interested in:
A new way of b2b networking. [Keep reading]
In January 2012 I developed and launched the Social Fusion Network because I saw a problem with the way local businesses and entrepreneurs networked and I wanted to fix it.
Since then I’ve watched many groups come and go and through it all I noticed a series of repeating problems in ALL networking groups. Continue reading “Everything that’s wrong with b2b networking …”