In a time when organizations are running leaner, individuals from all ranks must maximize their value, create mutually beneficial partnerships, sell their organization’s benefits, and increase business connections.
Although networking is often equated with the sales profession, the ability to network has been identified as an essential skill for business success, regardless of occupation. Networking is defined as discovering connections between people in formal or informal settings and utilizing these connections for mutually beneficial career advancement. This module provides the tools for building networking skills and maximizing networking events. You will learn how to make memorable introductions and to use pre-approach to prepare for networking events. You will create an effective elevator speech, learn conversation tips for breaking into conversations, moving on to other people, keeping conversations going, and asking for referrals. After completing this module, you will walk away with a networking plan of action.
At the completion of this module, participants will be able to:
• Build networking skills to maximize networking events and connections • Develop a memorable introduction and elevator speech • Create a networking plan of action
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