Asset, Boundary, Narrative Analysis: I’m sick of the traditional networking scene—what’s next?

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Chris speaking on a ladder. Photo: Justin Inahara (JTI)

I haven’t been much of a public speaker in my life. To a fault, I try to speak as little as possible and when i’m not on a ladder with a room staring at me, I spend my energy gathering stories from others.

To lay a baseline, what is “Traditional Networking”

Assets:

Boundaries:

Over saturation of meetups and social clubs with the intent to “thaw the Seattle Freeze.” Already established well-funded professional organizations. No personal funding and only personal philosophy to guide.

The ubiquity of successful chapters of professional organizations perpetuated…

Chris Gallegos

Graphic Designer and Creative Connect Seattle Co-Facilitator. Works best to cartoons in the background.

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