It’s been said that to succeed in life, it’s not what you know that matters, but who you know.
I mildly disagree on that and believe that both are important.
It’s essential that you know stuff, to be skilled in your work; AND then it’s also necessary that you know the right people, a network of contacts that will help you achieve your goals.
Learning can be achieved by study, skills can be enhanced with practice; but how do you expand your network and get yourself introduced to those who can help you move forward in life?
The answer is in this short animated video by Lisa Green Chau, entitled “Networking for the networking averse”. In it, she gives us three simple tips that will help us open our world to future opportunities.
In the mood for another video? Then watch the funny video presentation from Ignite entitled, How To Work a Crowd.
Do you want more networking advice? Then read, 16 Simple Tips For Business Networking Success.
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