5 Tips for Successful Networking

When it comes to networking, working a room can be daunting, especially for those uncomfortable with the social pressures of schmoozing. But theres no underestimating the value of connections gleaned from a good contact.

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Don't Rush

It's always best to approach someone by speaking about something other than work. Break the ice. Remark on details from the event — "These canapés are delicious!" That's a more organic segue into your agenda — making an impression on someone who could help your career.

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