Students commonly feel networking is fake and uncomfortable, and don't know how to begin. One common misconception is that they are being insincere if their objective is to get something from the other party. However, this is not the case, and in this article we'll look at the finer points of networking!
Networking is indeed purposeful, but it can also be sincere, honest, humble, candid, positive, fun etc. It is not just about getting a job or asking for work, and how we carry ourselves to be a positive influence to those around us can become second nature with practice.
Here are some tips to start networking effectively!