To stand out at networking events, you need to keep conversations going and hold the interest of your contacts. Here Lawson shares his tips for networking success by avoiding conversational burnout and finding common ground.
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As every seasoned networker knows, your contacts are more than just acquaintances—the goal is to build real relationships that will lead to better opportunities. With Lawson's conversational toolkit, you’ll learn the 4 questions you must ask to ensure the connections you build will last.Lesson 6 • 5mn
In the world of networking, most people fear coming across as a bore. By working on your personal storytelling skills, you’ll not only avoid that dreaded pitfall but also learn how to evoke emotions, surprise your audience, make them want to know more—and make sure they never forget you!Lesson 7 • 6mn
Casting the net too wide is not a sound strategy, because building a successful network requires precision and a clear goal. Lawson illustrates this idea by telling a story about a red Ferrari—and how even the simplest strategy can be used to grow your network.Lesson 8 • 5mn