Conferences provide a great opportunity to network. Networking can bring you business and job opportunities. Sharing and Collaboration is the way to approach networking. People can help each other uncover ideas and spark inspiration when they get to know each other on a personal level.
- Come prepared with a clear goal in mind.
- Have some relevant conversation starters.
- Introduce yourself to someone who is a bigger deal than you.
- Ask people questions about themselves.
- Ask for what you want, but be clear it’s mutually beneficial.
- Exit a conversation gracefully.