Are you ready to jump out there and don't have a clue were to start? Or are you ready to take your exiting company to the next level. Well it takes a village! The DREAM Networkis a platform that built a team of professional women to elevate, educates, empowers and encourage other women entrepreneurs.
Here are 6 Professional Networking Tips:
1. KEEP ONE ON ON MEETINGS BRIEF
As an entrepreneur your time is extremely valuable. Make sure to schedule these meetings for about 30-45 minutes. Building real business relationships come during the follow up and collaboration.
2. ASK QUESTIONS FIRST
Engage with funny or inquisitive questions....such as Are you a shoe or a jewelry girl? or Ask about how their commute was. This centers the conversation to allow you more understanding on the person you are speaking to.
3. KNOW WHAT IS HAPPENING INDUSTRY
If you are an expert then be informed...be up to date on the current trends in your industry. Get to know key players in your industry. Subscribe to business magazines or newsletters the have to do with your brand.
4. ASK FOR BUSINESS CARDS & SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Business cards are a great way to keep up with potential clients you meet through networking. However with the internet being such a powerful tool use it to stay connected. When asking for their business card also exchange social media accounts. This helps you to begin building a real business relationship while staying in constant communication.
5. MAKE A CONNECTION BETWEEN YOUR NETWORK
Join a network the truly wants you to win and provides you a platform that is an easy to maneuver system for busy entrepreneurs. The DREAM Network Sister Circle is a powerful resource that provides other women entrepreneurs tangible seasoned professionals to assist them with their business needs.
6. GET INVOLVED WITH SOME PROFESSIONAL NETWORKS & NETWORK OFTEN
Becoming a master at anything requires you to practice. Networking is the same way. Join a positive and professional T.E.A.M. and become a productive member. This experience will allow you the opportunity to promote your brand and build a successful team.
If you are ready to elevate your brand then...STOP worry about the next step and just take it. Become a member of The DREAM Network
Do you have a dream?
Are you ready to lay the foundation to the life you have been DREAMING?