A Simple Shift That Will Make Networking Less Scary and More Effective
Whether you’re new to the workforce or a naturally shy person, the idea of going out there and building a network can feel intimidating. Even if you know that you should be out there meeting people and making connections.
Columnist Kare Anderson found herself in a similar situation, but instead of being frightened, she learned that she had a special power—she could be an opportunity maker and help launch the careers of others, while also launching her own.
Watch this great video to see how you can do the same.
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Lily is a writer, editor, and social media manager, as well as co-founder of The Prospect, the world’s largest student-run college access organization. In addition to her writing with The Muse, she also serves as an editor at HelloFlo and Her Campus. Recently, she was named one of Glamour’s Top 10 College Women for her work helping underserved youth get into college. You can follow Lily on Twitter.More from this Author