How many times have you heard someone tell you:
It’s not what you know, it’s who you know!
And then how many times have you felt extremely awkward at networking events trying to get a job? I will proudly throw both my arms up for this one! If you thought that networking in the “real world” was awkward and uncomfortable, networking in the “online world” is just as much that and more. But, it’s true what they say. It doesn’t matter so much about what you know, unless everyone else knows about the things you know. What? Let’s rewind a bit.
Blog networking online and in real life (IRL) is a real thing! Networking doesn’t need to be sleazy or awkward. It can actually be a lot of fun, especially when you’re surrounded by people who really get you!