Some people love networking and others hate it, but few understand its potential in the academic setting or make the most of networking opportunities. This experiential course will introduce you to theories of networking as well as enabling you to apply them in the settings most relevant to you. It will help you develop your networking skills in a way that is as natural as possible for your personality and context.
Date: Thursday, June 24th, 12 – 2 pm
This session will cover:
- Networking theories
- Overcoming barriers to natural networking
- Networking at academic conferences
- Making a successful elevator pitch
- Coming out well from awkward situations