Networking events are those special times in life when people gather together - generally in large numbers - to chit-chat, exchange contact info, and eat unhealthful, unidentifiable fried food in unnatural quantities.
How are the networking-adverse to survive, let alone thrive, in these situations?
Don't wait until you are psyched to network. You've got to kick yourself out that door. Once there, apply the top-secret "Pause, Process, Pace" strategy.
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