Getting a Start with Networking

No matter your industry, networking is an important activity you need to participate in.  Whether you want to reach the top of the fame chart or just get your foot in the door, networking is generally what will get you there.  This is even truer in today’s times where getting yourself seen by any one semi-important person can be a nightmare.  However, most people just starting out don’t understand what networking is.  Do you schmooze people at fancy cocktail parties?  Do you slap flyers into every industry person’s face?  In today’s post, I would like to talk about networking a bit, both how you should be thinking about it until you get more skilled and how to start.

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