Author Archive | Shirley Mott

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Be Prompt & Prepared

For face-to-face networking to be valuable, plan to succeed. Instead of attending unprepared, plan a few open-ended questions to ask people you meet at the event to help/get the conversation flowing. Fashionably late isn’t such a good thing either. Arrive at the start of the event (or even early) when the crowd is smaller. It […]

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Stand Out In A Crowd

“When you are going to a face-to-face networking event, make certain to wear something worth commenting about. For women, a statement piece of jewelry is a great conversation starter. Men, think about an interesting tie or shirt. (And no, it needn’t be expensive jewelry and definitely stay away from controversial shirts!). Shirley Mott – The Write […]

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