Today kicks off a 10 week series where we take a look at the 10 Commandments of Networking a Mixer…The 10 Commandments of Networking a Mixer are part of the Certified Networker Program, offered by the Referral Institute – for additional details, visit http://www.referralinstitutetampa.com.
Enjoy, and happy networking!
Commandment #1: Have Your Networking Tools with You at All Times
There are a few tools you will want to have with you at all times in order to most productively work the event. Networking Tools include:
- Curiosity Name Tag: Wearing a professionally made name tag at event will help have people asking you more questions about what you do IF you make it a curiosity name tag.
- Business Card: As a serious professional, focused on growing your business by referral, you will want to make sure you have MORE than enough business cards for each event. Perhaps leave extra in your car, pocket, bag, etc. to guarantee you always have cards. Continue reading