5 tips for successful networking when feeling shy

By Jenny Butter | Apr 6, 2020
Jenny Butter | ACHNET
Networking is an important part of the job search but many people freeze or panic at the thought of it. So, here are five tips that will help you get started if you’re shy or feel out of your comfort zone. They apply whether attending a networking event or making a cold call. 1. Plan Decide on a goal. You need to know that your uncomfortableness has been worth it. Who do you need to speak to and why? Is it, one particular person, as many people as possible or just two people so you can feel proud for stepping out of your networking ...