Networking: Tackling the Battle of Conversation
For some people, conversation and human interaction is an effortless task – for others, not so much. It can be difficult or stressful to engage in conversation in a group setting. This post will provide some tips for starting a conversation during what can already be a nerve-wracking experience: a networking event.
It is important to be confident at a networking event and own the room. Confidence is mentioned a lot given it shows in posture, attitude and how you speak. Finding what makes you feel comfortable and uncomfortable can help you find ways to boost your confidence. Attending a networking event can be a bit scary, but being confident in yourself can help you get through the day.
There are many different ways to start a conversation. See what works for you and gives you the best outcome…