Networking: A systematic approach
Dr David Jones
All Communications Confidence Networking Research staff
Wednesday, 05 June 2024, 9.30am to 12.30pm
Do you feel shy and uncomfortable at conferences? Do you feel networking is self-seeking and smacks of using people? On the contrary: “The currency of real networking is not greed but generosity.” Keith Ferrazzi
Being at Oxford provides you with an amazing opportunity to meet a wide range of extraordinary people who could help you and who you could help. This session will enable you to develop this important skill, which will: help you make contacts; discover opportunities; open doors; and speak to the right people. It will also enable you to devise a strategic approach to networking which can have lifetime benefits for you.
By the end of this session you will:
- Understand more about the benefits of networking.
- Feel more comfortable networking.
- Have learnt some new techniques to help you network more effectively.
- Have started to develop a strategy for networking.
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Date / time
5th June 2024 | 09.30 - 12.30
Booking for this course will open at the beginning of Trinity term.
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