Updated: Sep 25, 2020
Have you ever walked into a room, talked to a stranger and suddenly left the room with a new formed relationship? This situation is known as networking.
Networking can start with a simple conversation and can lead to creating new contacts and business opportunities. Networking is important because it helps you form lasting relationships that can help you further your career. It is also an important aspect of career development skills known as “people skills.” By strengthening your people skills you can obtain a new found confidence when speaking to new people. Some of the benefits of networking can include getting new ideas, developing new innovations, finding inspiration and becoming a stronger speaker. Overall, networking will help you expand social and business relationships which can help you increase personal growth and achieve your desired goals.