Networking challenges

One of the things that you need to become good at pretty quickly when you are an independent consultant is networking. For many, particularly for those working in the technology and science arenas, networking is not the most natural of things. Working out how to break into a small group of people that you want to talk to, helping welcome others into a group, and making sure that you get around a room are all skills that can be learnt. The following video is designed to help people interact with a room of people. Although it’s a bit of fun, it has some points that I’ve found very useful in improving the way I approach a room of people at a conference or meeting.