This week I was teaching students all about networks. From our pre-pandemic memories, we could all tell stories of attending formal networking meet ups. From the ones which we’d vowed never to attend again, to those we didn’t want to leave. Good or bad they provided a learning experience. An opportunity for self-reflection. A chance to meet new people, on both a personal and business level, and expand our own network. Pre-pandemic, most networking we’d thought of as in-person, where we lived or worked.

Taking networking online is not easy. Replicating face to face networking online is hard — you…

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