Networking Doesn’t Have to Be a Dirty Word

How to meet the people you need to know… without falling apart in the process

Jackie Dana
Sep 17, 2019 · 7 min read

Getting past your fear

man sitting alone at the bottom of a pool with beverages floating around him
man sitting alone at the bottom of a pool with beverages floating around him
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What your network does for you

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How to build your network

two dogs meeting for first time
two dogs meeting for first time
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Volunteering totally counts

Learn and connect at the same time

ceramic cartoon heads
ceramic cartoon heads
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Organize your own group

How to make the most of networking opportunities

No wingmen allowed

Lego Spongebob and Patrick Star on a camping trip
Lego Spongebob and Patrick Star on a camping trip
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Convinced yet?

Choosing the Right Path

Stories about education, careers, freelancing, and…

Jackie Dana

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Freelance writer, editor, & author who believes in the power of dreams. Loves cheese, gardening, & fairies. Former academic advisor. Find me at jackiedana.com.

Choosing the Right Path

Stories about education, careers, freelancing, and following your passion in an uncertain economy.

Jackie Dana

Written by

Freelance writer, editor, & author who believes in the power of dreams. Loves cheese, gardening, & fairies. Former academic advisor. Find me at jackiedana.com.

Choosing the Right Path

Stories about education, careers, freelancing, and following your passion in an uncertain economy.

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