Networking events can be one of the scariest parts of being in the workforce. After all, you typically have to be in a cramped space trying to make small talk with people you don't know, all in the hopes of making better connections for later on.

Need some help for the next time you’re off to one of these events? Watch The Muse co-founder Kathryn Minshew give her tips and tricks for seriously getting the most out of networking in this quick video from University of Phoenix. In just two minutes, you’ll be ready to grow your network like you never have before.


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