Networking excites some and frightens others; it’s not for everyone. Still, if you are avoiding networking because of discomfort, power through that uneasiness and make networking work for, not against you.
Use dead time. Twitter (along with a host of third party applications) is available to download to your smartphone so you can keep in touch while on the move. You know, when you’re waiting for a meeting; on the train; in the supermarket queue. Perfect time to check your phone and see what’s happening. If you haven’t got time to read the attachments sent with the tweets, use the favourites option and save them to read later.
Many times people try to compare T1 connections to cable modems or DSL lines. T1s are much faster than the highest speed DSL connection, and cable connections only come near the same speed when they are peaking, which is not common. Cable modems are generally much slower because the bandwidth limits are shared with your local community. So if five of your neighbors are actively using the web, it will not provide you with the full throughput a cable modem is capable of. DSL lines have more consistent speeds but are also consistently slower.
Ironically, this article was based on the idea of seeing connections – connections between the television show House and the way Dr. House leads and manages his team… with succeeding as a chiropractor and Internships lessons that could be extracted.
You’ll strengthen both the organizations that you belong to as well. Perhaps the way you make the introduction is to invite someone from one group to the other. Not only will you have connected the people, but also the organizations. And again, you will enhance your own reputation as being an experienced and giving networker.
Many of the home business entrepreneurs build their business connections part-time, while working in their day job. However, many also bring their ’employee-mindset’ with them into home business. As stated in reason number two, they have false expectations, and expect huge money to be made in short periods of time.
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Make sure you get approximately the same amount of rest and exercise you get at home. Make healthy choices on what you eat. You want to stay healthy on your business trip.