Networking: A systematic approach
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.
NUMBER OF PLACES
Dr David Jones
DATE/TIME AND BOOKING INFORMATION
Information about the next scheduled course, and how to apply for a place, are in our course programme.
B3, D1, D2
The Researcher Development Framework (RDF) provides a framework for planning and supporting the personal, professional and career development of graduate students and research staff.