Does the idea of ‘networking’, or talking to a bunch of strangers at an office party or work event cause you to break into a sweat?
Many of us would rather stay home than be forced to speak with our peers, team mates, colleagues, or worse yet, our boss. The trouble is that complete avoidance can do more harm than good to our confidence.
Even this kind of social networking is still crucial if you want to step up in your career. As Richard Branson put it, “Nobody can be successful alone”, and in our fast moving business world, we all need people to help and support us. So here are 6 tips to boost your confidence and help you network like a pro at your next party.