Coffee Talk: What’s your networking style?
When you’re just starting out as a career gal, making connections is paramount. Some are more sheepish about this working girl reality than others, never speaking up unless approached first, declining to ask someone to coffee for fear of intruding on their schedule. Others are a bit more resolute in their mission: requesting a business card from a prospective contact at a wedding or emailing that friend’s father’s co-worker’s cousin to see if there are any openings in their fabulous internet start-up. So Everygirls, which category best describes you? Are you shy and withdrawn, or advantageous when making business contacts? When it comes to networking, what’s your style?